Food at St. Paul's new CHS Field is hit and miss

Food at St. Paul's new CHS Field is hit and miss

REVIEW: The food and drink at St. Paul's dazzling new minor league ballpark sometimes live up to the stadium's good looks.

Seward Co-op recruits Third Bird chef for new cafe

May 26
Seward Co-op recruits Third Bird chef for new cafe
Lucas Almendinger will be at the helm of the Minneapolis co-op's first restaurant.

Where's the best burger in the Twin Cities?

May 23
Where's the best burger in the Twin Cities?
Star Tribune restaurant critic Rick Nelson answers this reader question and others, including ones about morels, hot dog buns, newcomers, wine bars and Ecuadorean fare.
Eat & Drink
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Wine of the week: Boutari Moschofiliero

WineFew if any countries have seen a sharper increase in the quality of their wines than Greece. The Boutari Moschofiliero ($15) has always been…
Eat & Drink
May 28

Nightlife news & notes: Sidhe Brewing to hold grand opening on St. Paul's East Side

Sidhe Brewing celebrationIt’s no secret the East Side of St. Paul is enjoying a food and drink renaissance. Sidhe Brewing Co. is one of…
Eat & Drink
May 23

Shop (at the farmers market) then eat (brunch)

Shop (at the farmers market) and then eat (brunch).   Located a few blocks from the St. Paul Farmers Market (Saturday and Sunday,…
Eat & Drink
May 22

Burger Friday: Under the skies at Union Rooftop

A double wallop of a burger perfectly suits downtown's one-of-a-kind dining venue.
Eat & Drink
May 22

Wine: 2013 Poggio Morino Vermentino

WineIt used to be exceedingly difficult to find an excellent Italian white for under $20. Quoth the wine maven, nevermore. The 2013 Poggio Morino…
Eat & Drink
May 21

Nightlife news & notes: 'Trailer Park Boys' to bring their comedy to Nomad World Pub

‘Trailer Park Boys’ liveTwo of television’s most depraved Canadians come to the Nomad World Pub in Minneapolis this weekend. Netflix’s “Trailer Park Boys” co-stars
Taste
May 20

Saffron, La Belle Vie bartenders put own twist on classic cocktails

Nikola Govich of Saffron and Adam Gorski of La Belle Vie once tested each other’s drinks. Now they’re shaking up menus.
Taste
May 20

Bonicelli Kitchen to open in Northeast Minneapolis

Laura Bonicelli didn’t plan on opening a restaurant. But then opportunity knocked.
Taste
May 20

Brown Derby and San Joaquin Southside cocktails

Brown Derby Serves 1. Note: From Adam Gorski of La Belle Vie. • .75 oz. (1 1/2 tbsp.) honey syrup (see below) • 1.5 oz.…
Taste
May 19

More Italian — this time in Uptown — headed to Minneapolis

Uptown, get ready for Scena Tavern, an Italian kitchen and bar by restaurateur Paul Dzubnar.
Taste
May 16
Mark Parranto prepared Bananas Foster table side for Jim Crockarell an...

Different kind of steakhouse emerges on St. Paul's Cathedral Hill 

Salt Cellar, the new steakhouse with the retro vibe in St. Paul’s Cathedral Hill neighborhood, succeeds with its prime course but struggles with many other dishes.
Taste
May 16

Spoon and Stable offers 4-star splendor in the North Loop 

REVIEW: Chef Gavin Kaysen's Spoon and Stable is a Twin Cities rarity in that it is a fully realized restaurant experience, with each aspect of its operation polished to a highly professional shine. That's among the many reasons it earns four stars.
Eat & Drink
May 15

Yes, it's National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

Since there's a National Day of very nearly everything (March 5 is National Cheese Doodle Day, so there is some precedent here), why not set aside some time to celebrate the nation's most popular cookie?
Taste
May 15

Diner's Journal: Three more food trucks land permanent homes in Minneapolis

More and more food trucks are landing permanent homes. Hurrah.
Taste
May 15

Wine: 2012 Lechuza Garnacha

Talk about a crowd pleaser. The 2012 Lechuza Garnacha ($12) straddles the Old and New Worlds delightfully, delivering jamminess and earthiness from the massive…
Eat & Drink
May 15

Burger Friday: Spring brings a tasty food truck slider

What makes a good slider great? Salt, of course — specifically, a sea salt infused with rosemary, sage, thyme and marjoram. The bacon doesn't hurt, either. That's what you get at the Butcher Salt food truck.
Eat & Drink
May 14

Nerd nightlife: Gamers go to war as dusk falls

Throughout the Twin Cities area, tabletop warriors find fellowship and refuge in strip malls, industrial parks and urban storefronts.
Eat & Drink
May 14

Masu Sushi & Robata opening an Apple Valley location

When it debuts later this summer, the company's third metro-area location will place an emphasis on noodles.
Eat & Drink
May 14

Where gamers gather in the Twin Cities

Here are some places in the Twin Cities where gamers gather.Dreamers Vault Games: 3015 Utah Av. S., St. Louis Park, 952-938-8163, www.dreamersgames.comFantasy Flight Games Center:…
Eat & Drink
May 14

Nightlife news & notes: Kevin Hart at Target Center

Get Hart at Target CenterHe might be small in stature, but Kevin Hart is one of the biggest comedians in the game. After starring…
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    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
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    Peter Pan: The Musical: Ivey Award-winner Tyler Michaels plays Peter and Alanna Saunders plays Wendy in a production that requires the talents of 70 people to stage.
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    International Pop: More than 125 works from 14 countries.
    Family Events
    Como-Harriet Streetcar Line: Board a trolley at the Linden Hills Station for a historic 15-minute ride.
    On The Stage
    Peter Pan: The Musical: Ivey Award-winner Tyler Michaels plays Peter and Alanna Saunders plays Wendy in a production that requires the talents of 70 people to stage.
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