Rick Nelson

Columnist/Reporter | Dining and Food
Phone: 612-673-4757
Rick Nelson is a restaurant critic and food writer, and he and Claude Peck are the "RN" and "CP," respectively, of Withering Glance, a Sunday column in variety. He also blogs with Lee Svitak Dean in a food blog, Table Talk.

Recent content from Rick Nelson

Withering Glance visits Madison, even though it's in Wisconsin

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.

Updated: October 17, 2014, - 11:25 AM

Withering Glance: Saluting the true dream palaces

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.RN: Do you love the...

Updated: October 11, 2014, - 08:00 PM

Diner's Journal: The season's last street festivals

Take advantage of the last of street-festival season.The Minnesota Food Truck Association’s final 2014 Food Truck Rally is scheduled for...

Updated: October 10, 2014, - 01:16 PM

Brasserie Zentral takes diners on journey down Danube

REVIEW: The new restaurant Brasserie Zentral immerses downtown Minneapolis in a dazzling world of schnitzel, spaetzle and strudel. It's a gloriously rendered and genuinely novel homage to the flavors and customs of Austria and Hungary. ★★★★ out of 4 stars

Updated: October 09, 2014, - 12:02 PM

Restaurant review: Libertine serves up meat and more

Tim McKee does it well as he reinvents — and reinvigorates — the latest Uptown restaurant from Parasole. Libertine defies a pat characterization, although a lazy label would be “affordable steakhouse.”

Updated: October 09, 2014, - 11:36 AM

Withering Glance: The basement's heart of darkness

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.CP: With therapy and a...

Updated: October 03, 2014, - 01:10 PM

Calling all bakers: Our 12th-annual cookie contest is underway

The 12th annual Taste Holiday Cookie Contest has begun. Your cookie recipe could follow in the footsteps of last year’s winning Cappucino Flats. But you’ll never know unless you enter.

Updated: October 02, 2014, - 10:44 AM

Withering Glance: Enough already!

Rick Nelson and Claude Peck dispense unasked-for advice about clothing, etiquette, culture, relationships, grooming and more.

Updated: September 26, 2014, - 11:28 AM

Head south for fall's final day trips -- and prime dining

All the climatologists are predicting an autumn-leaves season for the record books. That’s reason enough to get out of town for the day, and for a meal.

Updated: September 24, 2014, - 03:56 PM

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