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

Blogger's new book features Twin Cities chefs' recipes

In a new book, the writer/photographer/cook behind the Fresh Tart blog gives readers a peek – and a taste – inside dozens of top-performing Twin Cities restaurants, as well as markets, food trucks and nearby farms.

Updated: December 02, 2014, - 09:11 AM

Withering Glance: Taming uncouth audiences

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

Updated: November 26, 2014, - 06:44 PM

Looking good at Public Kitchen in Lowertown St. Paul

REVIEW: At Public, the menu doesn't take a lot of risks. When the setting is this handsome, does it need to?

Updated: November 26, 2014, - 06:09 PM

Supermarkets and bakeries open on Thanksgiving

Ran out of sage? Need an extra can of pumpkin purée? It’s not too late. Several Twin Cities area supermarkets and natural foods co-ops are open on Thanksgiving.

Updated: November 26, 2014, - 06:05 PM

Withering Glance: Who needs streets? We've got skyways

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

Updated: November 23, 2014, - 06:59 AM

Counter Intelligence: Republic owner remaking Dan Kelly's

Dan Kelly’s Bar & Grill in Minneapolis is about to become Dan Kelly’s Pub. The changes go beyond a few words above the door.

Updated: November 19, 2014, - 02:44 PM

Tapping the savory side of the sweet potato

The Thanksgiving staple – also known as yams – has a life beyond the marshmallow.

Updated: November 19, 2014, - 02:13 PM

Forum Cafeteria: Downtown's art deco thriller will cook once again

The lights are coming back on at this National Historic landmark, thanks to a team already immersed in reviving another Twin Cities legacy restaurant.

Updated: November 18, 2014, - 10:43 PM

Can we learn to love Minneapolis' Peavey Plaza again?

With money, maintenance, a sensitive update and more programming, perhaps Peavey Plaza can regain its old civic magic.

Updated: November 14, 2014, - 07:44 PM

Withering Glance: Giving winter the cold shoulder

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

Updated: November 14, 2014, - 02:12 PM

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