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  • A Day on the Frederick Distillery Trail

    A few months ago I was fortunate enough to go on a press tour in Frederick, Maryland (where I call home) of various distilleries in the area.  Distilleries (and breweries like here and here)…

    Sunday, August 6, 2017
  • Attaboy Beer in Downtown Frederick - @lacegraceblog1

    Attaboy Beer in Downtown, Frederick

    If you could describe in one word the feeling when cracking open a cold beer after a long, hard day of work; that word would be ‘attaboy.’  A pat on the back for a job…

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017
  • The Huntsman is the perfect cocktail full of flavor and a jolt

    How to make The Tasting Room’s Huntsman Cocktail

    Have you ever had a cocktail so memorable you dream about it?  A few years back the Hubs and I walked into The Tasting Room in Downtown Frederick late night for a drink after hitting…

    Wednesday, February 22, 2017
  • Tasting Room in Downtown Frederick Maryland

    The Tasting Room

    No matter what time of day you walk by the large inviting windows of The Tasting Room in Downtown Frederick, Maryland you will find the place bustling with patrons chowing down on beautifully displayed…

    Friday, February 17, 2017
  • Black Hog BBQ & Bar

    I have been a HUGE fan of Black Hog BBQ ever since they opened their doors in 2007 in the heart of downtown Frederick.  Now the restaurant can also be found in the Villages…

    Wednesday, January 25, 2017
  • McClintock Distilling

    This weekend marks the grand opening of Downtown Frederick’s newest Distillery- McClintock Distilling and the hubs and I were able to take a sneak peek last weekend with a tour and tasting. I have…

    Friday, December 2, 2016
  • Firestone’s Raw Bar

    Firestone is a well known name in Downtown Frederick. There is the famous and classy Firestone’s Culinary Tavern where you can indulge in some pretty delicious food. Some of my Firestone favorites include the…

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
  • Great seafood and chill atmosphere at Shuckin Shack Oyster Bar

    Shuckin’ Oyster Shack

    Great seafood and chill atmosphere at Shuckin Shack Oyster Bar I am a huge fan of 41 S Market Street.  The location housed Frederick’s beloved Griff’s Landing known for its seafood and vibrant night scene. After closing its…

    Monday, October 17, 2016
  • Tenth Ward Distilling Company

    Last Summer, Tenth Ward Distilling Company joined the Downtown Frederick, MD Community (located 508 East Church Street, Frederick, MD) and has been killing it ever since with their whiskey and barrel aged brandy.  Earlier…

    Friday, September 30, 2016