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The Kitchen Sink: Coddies redux

On Jan. 1, we posted a video, recipe and short story about Baltimore coddies. In the 10 months since, we’ve gotten about one comment a week on the deep-fried balls of codfish and potato that were sold in every corner store in Baltimore through the 1960s. They were served between two saltine crackers with a dab …

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Baltimore brothers remember coddies

  Full disclosure. Michael Levy, co-star of the coddie video, is my husband. I have been listening to him and his brother, Stevan, talk about coddies for several decades. It sounded too strange to be true, but I’ve found independent verification. On their way home from elementary school in downtown Baltimore in the 1960s, they …

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