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Friday Food Fetish: The Narrows’ Cream of Crab Soup

Here at FoodyDirect HQ the rain is coming down and there’s a hint of winter in the chilly air, which is why today we’re all about creamy, dreamy cream of crab soup from The Narrows. The Maryland restaurant deemed by Gourmet magazine as the source for “the purest of all the crab cakes” also makes one sultry crab soup that’s ... Read More »

Last-Minute Thanksgiving Saviors

Whether you’re interested in outsourcing your entire Thanksgiving meal or simply want to garnish home-cooked dishes with outstanding purchased foods, consider this list of ready-to-serve items your personal holiday helper. Featuring everything from elegant appetizers to a complete (and obscenely delicious) deep-fried bird, it’s your source for creating an easy, delicious gathering with friends and family without slaving for days ... Read More »

Instant Thanksgiving Desserts That Satisfy

Any entertaining expert will tell you that when preparing a big meal at home from scratch, it’s smart to focus on cooking a few labor-intensive items yourself and embellish with readymade goods from a quality source.  We couldn’t agree more–especially at Thanksgiving. If you’re making the bird, stuffing, and fixin’s, why not leave dessert to the pros? Following are three ... Read More »

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