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Lauren Cohen

Lauren Cohen is a digital associate editor for Baltimore, where she blogs about food, events, lifestyle, and community news. A Baltimore native and recent Towson University grad, she loves taking advantage of all that Charm City has to offer. She’s also a huge fan of spicy cocktails and ‘90s cover bands.


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In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Quality Snowballs; The Tilted Row; Mustang Alley’s

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

Baltimore Cocktail Week Celebrates Fifth Year With Focus on Wellness

Spirited events and health-inspired industry workshops planned for the big anniversary.

On The Town

Weird Wine Event to Showcase Maryland’s Most Peculiar Blends

Makers gather to highlight wines made with everything from coffee to fish peppers.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Sophomore Coffee; The Urban Oyster; Raw Bar; Smoke

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

How to Get Away With Not Cooking This Easter and Passover

The best places to dine out, and bring in, for the spring holidays.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: The Bun Shop; Luigi’s Italian Deli; Ceriello Fine Foods

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

Self-Serve Wine Bar Opens in Locust Point Next Month

Serenity Wine Bar will offer the modern technology along with made-to-order pizzas.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Plant Food + Wine; Motzi Bread; Pillion Tea

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Baltimore Restaurants Cope With Construction Throughout the City

Becoming less reliant on daily business, owners find new ways to appeal to customers.

In Good Taste

The Elephant Closing in Mt. Vernon This Weekend

Amid financial struggles, the famed mansion will serve its final meal Saturday.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Écho Frezco; Maryland Day Bagels; Edible Favors

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Five Things to Know About Broadway Market in Fells Point

For starters, one of the stalls officially opens today.

On The Town

March Madness Food and Drink Specials That Are Slam Dunks

Fill out your bracket and head to these local watering holes for NCAA games.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Mason’s Lobster Rolls; The Pikes is Back; Chef Changes

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Diamondback Brewing Debuts Pizza Kitchen

Menu focusing on Neapolitan pizzas and soft pretzels launches this week.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Abbey Burger; New Stall at R. House; Lupa

The latest restaurant openings, closings, and recent news.

On The Town

St. Patrick’s Day Parties and Bar Specials That Are Pure Gold

Make your own luck by heading to these festive happenings.

In Good Taste

Open & Shut: Little Bird; R&R Taqueria; Suspended Brewing

The latest openings, closings, and recent news.

In Good Taste

Clavel and Chef Cindy Wolf Named James Beard Semifinalists

The mezcaleria scores its first nod, while Charleston’s chef Wolf celebrates her 12th.

In Good Taste

Brewer’s Art Owner Calls New Howard County Location “Serendipitous”

The rustic spin-off tavern is set to open in Highland this spring.

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