12 Delaware dishes

12 Delaware dishes worthy of trying in 2023

Pam GeorgeCulture, Headlines

As my friends persistently point out, I eat out ‚ÄĒ a lot. But, hey, it‚Äôs part of my job and something my husband and I enjoy doing together. Consider it a hobby. While I‚Äôve had many excellent meals since COVID-19 restaurant restrictions relaxed, some dishes stand out for one reason or another. Some are seasonal, others are specials, and several …

Uncle John's

Uncle John’s BBQ opens in former Claymont gas station

Pam GeorgeCulture, Headlines

John Berl doesn‚Äôt like to sit still, and his average walking pace would make some breathless. A few weeks after the long-awaited¬†Uncle John‚Äôs BBQ Stand¬†finally opened, he was zipping from the dining room through the open kitchen to the area holding the giant smoker ‚ÄĒ and back again. The restaurant at 2509 Philadelphia Pike in Claymont debuted Nov 15, but …


Get your fried shrimp fix at these First State restaurants

Pam GeorgeCulture, Headlines

Coming off the Delaware trifecta ‚ÄĒ Mother‚Äôs Day, the Wilmington Flower Market and Winterthur‚Äôs Point to Point ‚ÄĒ you probably missed National Shrimp Day on May 10. To celebrate the¬†occasion, recipe expert Veronica Fletcher of the site¬†Pantry & Larder¬†scoured Google trends and found each state‚Äôs most requested shrimp recipes. Forget bang-bang, spicy or steamed. Delawareans hunted for fried shrimp recipes …