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May 6, 2011

Lemon stick

lempepDirect from Flower Mart, a photo of a lemon stick*

(I call them lemon-peppermint sticks, or sometimes sling-blades.)

Thank you Susan Reimer.

Susan just filed this lovely opening-day Flower Mart story

Share your lemon stick stories.


Posted by Richard Gorelick at 3:21 PM | | Comments (2)


Having never been to Flowermart, I must ask... how do you eat one of those things?


The peppermint stick has tiny holes in the center. You squeeze the lemon slightly while sucking the juice through the peppermint straw.

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Richard Gorelick was appointed The Baltimore Sun's restaurant critic in September 2010. Before joining the paper staff fulltime, he contributed freelance criticism and features articles about food to area and regional publications. Along the way, he dispatched for short-distance trucking companies, shilled for cultural non-profits, and assisted in cognitive neurology research – never the subject, always the control.

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