Category Archives: Maryland

The Docsconz Top 20 Traditional Restaurant Dishes of 2016 – Craftsmanship

This list is to highlight the very best dishes of my dining year based upon the the craft of cooking and the quality and presentation of the central component or traditional preparation. As with the Creative Restaurant Dishes list, I will […]


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The Docsconz Top 20 Creative Restaurant Dishes of 2016 – Artistry

I enjoyed so many wonderful, creative dishes in 206. There were numerous examples of dishes that harnessed impressive creative drives, often in the same meal. The dishes here were not just imaginative. They were also beautifully presented and above all, […]


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The Docsconz Top 25 Restaurant Meals of 2016

The year 2016 was a strange one on so many levels. In many ways it was a year that was very sad and even depressing with the deaths of so many notable people, especially, it seems, of musicians and iconic […]


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Wish List 2012

My wish list of restaurants that I have not yet visited has evolved a bit with time. Some have made it off the list, because I have finally eaten at them, while others have slid off due to changing interests. […]


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Woodberry Kitchen – Wonder of the Chesapeake Part 2: Brunch

Though restaurant that Woodberry Kitchen most reminds me of is Roberta’s Pizzeria in Brooklyn. Though not as ethnically focused as Roberta’s Italian (even though Roberta’s is much more than an Italian restaurant), Woodberry Kitchen shares a similar ethos – taking […]


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Woodberry Kitchen – A Look Behind the Scenes

Here are some photos from behind the scenes at Woodberry Kitchen:
At Woodberry Kitchen they usually take half an animal or more at a time and break it down in their own kitchen leaving essentially nothing to waste.
I was there shortly […]


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Woodberry Kitchen – Wonder of the Chesapeake Part 1 – Dinner

I can’t say that I was surprised that Woodberry Kitchen’s workshop at StarChefs was as wonderful as it was. I stopped there for dinner on my way home from visiting my son at the University of Virginia in September and left satisfied […]


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