Gregarious Twin Cities bar owner Matt Lokowich, dead at 49, was a friend to all

Gregarious Twin Cities bar owner Matt Lokowich, dead at 49, was a friend to all

"It's pretty evident that he loved people. People loved him. There's a lot of heartache on this one."

Milkjam Creamery offers ice cream with an 'adult' twist

July 21
Milkjam Creamery offers ice cream with an 'adult' twist
Ice cream flavored with Ritz crackers? Miso? Get in line at chef Sameh Wadi's popular new frozen-treats venture.

Ichiban in downtown Minneapolis closing at end of month

July 18
Ichiban in downtown Minneapolis closing at end of month
The Japanese restaurant has been a Nicollet Mall staple since 1979.
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July 25

Trattoria Tosca in Linden Hills closes after 10 years

Owner Harvey McLain has pulled the plug on the Italian restaurant.
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July 25

It won't be a restaurant for the former Solera

The Hennepin Theatre Trust is hoping to acquire the three-story building at 9th and Hennepin.
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Rick Nelson gives you his take on what's on the menu — good and bad — at Twin Cities restaurants.
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July 22

4 spots to get delicious house-made ice cream in Minneapolis

Plus where to celebrate a milestone birthday, and much more.
July 22

Lime juice shortage leaving margarita fans on the rocks

This week's "feels like" forecast of 110 degrees will send a whole lotta folks heading for Margaritaville. But a shortage of Rose's lime juice is causing angst (panic?) at cocktail hour.
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July 22

Wine of the Week: 2013 Adega Mãe 'Dory' Touriga Nacional-Aragonez-Syrah

2013 Adega Mãe 'Dory' Touriga Nacional-Aragonez-SyrahLove red blends? Then the 2013 Adega Mãe 'Dory' Touriga Nacional-Aragonez-Syrah ($13) should be right in your wheelhouse, whether you lean…
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July 21

Good Earth will have a counter-service Field Day at Ridgedale

The Good Earth (Galleria, Edina, 952-925-1001, and 1901 W. Hwy. 36, Roseville, 651-636-0956, goodearthmn.com), part of Parasole Restaurant Holdings, is adding a third location.…
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July 21

12 wines under $20 to delight you from Twin Cities experts

Twin Cities area experts give "wow" picks you'll want to try.
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July 21

Where to find the best house-made ice cream in the Twin Cities

Searching for house-made ice cream? Here’s where to find house-made ice creams, sorbets, gelati and frozen custards in the metro area: Adele’s, 800 Excelsior…
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July 20

Minnesota State Fair adds bathrooms friendly to transgenders

Fair officials also are creating five "Selfie Spots," photo-taking locations that offer "iconic images" as backdrops.
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July 15

In search of lost flavors: What's next for the artisanal food movement?

Author Patric Kuh examines how, by embracing forgotten flavors, artisanal food producers are staking out a delicious future.
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July 15

More Q&A with Patric Kuh

Continuing the conversation with the author of "Finding the Flavors We Lost."
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July 15

Great Chinese dishes you don't want to miss

Although the majority of Chinese restaurants focus on Sino-American cuisine for the local market, there are a handful of locations in the Twin Cities that…
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July 15

3 flavorful new restaurants in Minneapolis' oldest neighborhood

Cross the Missippippi River for Mexican, Japanese and Mediterranean flavors.
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July 15

Where to find authentic Chinese food in the Twin Cities

The Americanization of Chinese cuisine started almost as soon as Chinese immigrants began arriving in the United States in the late 1800s. But most Chinese restaurants also carry a second menu served in the communal style Chinese patrons prefer.
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July 15

Burger Friday: Follow that food truck! It's a triple cheeseburger

Wyn 65, the roving little brother to Richfield's Lyn 65, specializes in a phenomenal, cheese-choked, diner-style burger.
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July 15

Wine of the week: Chateau Tour des Gendres Bergerac Sec

Chateau Tour des Gendres Bergerac Sec The delicious Chateau Tour des Gendres Bergerac Sec ($15) is made for fans of New Zealand sauvignon blanc.…
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July 14

Road trip: Three Twin Cities beer tours you can't miss

Pick a designated driver and check out these three tours of taprooms and brewpubs on the outskirts – or outside – of the Twin Cities.
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July 14

22 best spots in the Twin Cities to find a patio with good wine options

Want to be outdoors and drink wine? These patios will make you happy.
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July 13

Global dishes – paella, sambusa – at the farmers market

With summer at its midway point, it's time to take full advantage of the metro area's farmers markets, and their ever-growing pop-up dining opportunities.
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July 13

Wild to open restaurant named Herbie's on the Park in St. Paul

Look for Herbie's on the Park, overlooking Rice Park, in the fall.