Food Photography: Smith Island, Maryland

10 miles west of Crisfield Maryland lies Smith Island, where life comes and goes with the rising tides of the Chesapeake. Another adventure travel blog from #maryland #chesapeakebay #

Food Photography: Life in Maryland’s last island community

Smith Island, MD — Waterman Allen Marsh leaves his crab shanty after pulling up soft-shell crabs. Marsh sends his soft-shells daily by boat to the mainland, where the larger crabs are driven in a refrigerated truck to New York City.

Food Photography: Smith Island Cake

In 2008, the Smith Island Cake became the official dessert of the state of Maryland. This decadent, buttery cake layered with fudge frosting is known to have been made with up to 15 layers (though this version has just 8 to 10).

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Smith Island Carrot Cake

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Photo by David Harp Tylerton, Smith Island

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Want to check this place out. No cars on the island. Home to the most amazing cake ever!

Food Photography: The Tiny Town In Maryland That’s The Blue Crab Capital Of The World

And complete your Crisfield experience with a giant slice of Smith Island Cake.