Dine outside! 11 new Twin Cities patios to enjoy a summertime meal

Dine outside! 11 new Twin Cities patios to enjoy a summertime meal

From rooftops to decks, there are plenty of new outdoor spaces to grab a bite to eat in the Twin Cities restaurant scene.

Bourbon, from barbecue sauce to iced tea, makes July 4th tasty

June 21
But don't stop there. We have options for several bourbon-oriented seasonal dishes.

Family owned its entire 65 years, Dairy Queen on Snelling closes for good

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Family owned its entire 65 years, Dairy Queen on Snelling closes for good
"We have developed many friendships and loyal customers over the years, and we will miss you."
Eat & Drink
June 21

With St. Paul's restaurant boom, there's no way you will go hungry

With an unprecedented number of dining venues openings over the past six months, here are 13 to try.
Eat & Drink
June 21
Rachel's, 222 E. Hennepin Av., Mpls., 612 379 3345. Owner, John Rimarc...

Former Rachel's on E. Hennepin to open as Bardo this summer

Chef Remy Pettus, formerly of Eastside, is opening a restaurant in a space that housed Rachel's for 10 years.
Taste
June 21

Fire up the grill for this Caesar salad

Greens and vinaigrette get a brush with heat.
Eat & Drink
June 21

In pursuit of making great wine: A tale of a vintner's education

Former Minnesotan Bill Hooper hit the road to learn his craft before landing in Oregon's Willamette Valley.
Taste
June 21

Food truck festivals on tap this summer

Still talking about ‘Hot Cheetos and Takis’ The viral summer hit of 2012 (“Hot Cheetos and Takis”), the rap written and performed by north Minneapolis…
Taste
June 21

Local strawberries offer the sweet taste of summer

It's strawberry time, and dessert could not be more simple to prepare.
Taste
June 21

Dress up tabbouleh for a main-course meal

Tradition taps into the accoutrements of mealtime for a filling summer dish.
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June 21

Summer's go-to vegetables? Corn and tomatoes

With these two at hand, dinnertime is a breeze.
Eat & Drink
June 21

13 classic Twin Cities restaurant patios

These outdoor dining destinations are favorites among local restaurant lovers.
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June 21

The Juicy Lucy: Two bars battling since 1950s over Minnesota's famous burger

Two Minneapolis dive bars claim to have invented the Juicy Lucy, the legendary cheese-stuffed burger.
Eat & Drink
June 20

Minnesota State Fair reveals 31 new foods including pizza burritos, cookie dough

Deep-fried avocados and sweet corn-blueberry eclairs also are among the many new delights that will make their debut when the Great Minnesota Get-Together opens Aug. 24.
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June 20

Town Hall Brewery expands to Edina with new 'road food' restaurant

The latest Town Hall iteration has taken over the former Wally's Service Station in Edina.
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June 20

McDonald's debuting delivery in Twin Cities

There are 19 locations, most in Minneapolis and St. Paul, now offering the convenience.
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June 19

Popular sushi restaurant Kyatchi opening second location in St. Paul, replacing Tanpopo

The sustainable sushi spot already sports a slight baseball theme, so it should fit in nicely near CHS Field in Lowertown.
Taste
June 17

Sunday Supper: Ancho-Rubbed Steak Tacos With Pineapple-Avocado Salsa

Ancho-Rubbed Steak Tacos Makes 16 (6-in.) tacos. Note: From “Eat Delicious,” by Dennis the Prescott. • 2 tbsp. ancho chile powder • 1 tbsp. brown…
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June 16

Spyhouse Coffee expanding into St. Paul in former antiques store

For the fifth location of his specialty coffee company, owner Christian Johnson is taking over a former antiques shop, and hopes to open "before it's time to go back to school."
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June 16

Wine of the Week: La Quercia Montepulciano d'Abruzzo 2015

La Quercia Montepulciano d’Abruzzo 2015 Italian wine labeling is often a train wreck for consumers. Piedmont has three similar-sounding red wines in Barolo, Barbaresco and…
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June 16

Classic double-patty cheeseburger highlights a classic St. Paul saloon

The former Schwietz's on Payne Avenue is now Brunson's Pub, and it's serving a bargain-priced diner-style cheeseburger. And there's plenty to see here, burger-wise.
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June 16

South Mpls. favorite Café Maude closing, restaurateur Bartmann moving in

Bartmann's new concept will debut this fall, one that will incorporate a "robust takeover and delivery program with family-style meals."
June 15

5 must-do events this week in the Twin Cities food scene

Five food-and-drink-themed events from around the Twin Cities: 1. Designer cocktails Libations stirred up by the crew from Eat Street Social are temptation enough…

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