Young Twin Cities gardeners team up with chefs to create Home Team salads

Young Twin Cities gardeners team up with chefs to create Home Team salads

Teens sell salads at Minnesota Twins and Golden Gophers games through the Roots for the Home Team program.

Looking for inspiration for outdoor cooking? Go no further

May 24
Looking for inspiration for outdoor cooking? Go no further
With 99 days between Memorial Day and Labor Day, you'll need more than burgers and hot dogs for mealtime. Our new summer grilling column is here to help.

Want to give your vegetables a smoky allure? Get grilling

May 24
Want to give your vegetables a smoky allure? Get grilling
Use smoker box and "zone cooking" when working with fresh produce.
Eat & Drink
May 27

Wine of the Week: The Doctors' Spark Sauvignon Blanc

The Doctors’ Spark Sauvignon Blanc Even those who love New Zealand sauvignon blancs have to admit there’s a sameness to them. Well, not anymore. The…
Eat & Drink
May 26

Waterfront dining: Check out these 3 Twin Cities destinations

Enjoy a lovely view and some great food at these Twin Cities restaurants near the water.
Eat & Drink
May 26

Shake Shack divulges burger secrets in its new cookbook

Just in time for Memorial Day burger-making, learn the secrets behind the popular, fast-growing chain.
Variety
May 26

Cookie dough craze comes to Minnesota with not one, but two food trucks

The cookie dough craze that started on the East Coast and has taken social media by storm has finally worked its way to Minnesota. It's just the latest fad food to take over cupcakes' one-time reign.
Eat & Drink
May 25

'Super Mario Kart'-inspired rainbow doughnuts are a hit in Minneapolis skyway

Cardigan Donuts' "Rainbow Road" is a technicolor pastry dripping in nostalgia — and Lucky Charms marshmallows.
Variety
May 25

Mpls. restaurant owners push for 'tip credit' amid minimum wage debate

Restaurant owners say many servers exceed $15 an hour.
Eat & Drink
May 25

A 160-year-old Minnesota beer is coming back to life on Friday

Gluek, a beer that's as old as Minnesota, is hitting store shelves again in a big way. "They told me, 'Nobody cares about Gluek Beer except you,' " its new seller says. "That really fueled me."
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Taste
May 25

Where the wild chefs are: Mpls. 'Fandango' features foraged foods

Wild Food Fandango The Wild Food Fandango features nine Minneapolis chefs competing to create a winning wild food dish. Contestants will select from a…
Eat & Drink
May 24

With new chef, new owner, Lucia's in Uptown Minneapolis still impresses

REVIEW: New owner Jason Jenny and his group of investors clearly maintain a healthy respect for Lucia's illustrious prairie-to-plate past, and seem dedicated to preserving as much of the status quo as possible.
Eat & Drink
May 24

Extra! Extra! Fulton's new Star Tribune beer hits taproom Thursday, store shelves Friday

What’s black and white and red (well, read) all over? That longtime riddle about newspapers, which brought laughter to schoolchildren for a century, has an…
Taste
May 24

It's time to enjoy fiddlehead ferns, morels and early peas

Spring presents a bounty of choices you can prepare in a fresh saute.
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May 24

Look to grenache for a good-with-everything wine

There are plenty of reasons to love this grape.
Taste
May 24

Ready-made dough – vegan and gluten-free – makes for easy home baking

Healthful treats couldn't be easier to make.
Eat & Drink
May 23

Chef documentary includes Steve Vranian of Gianni's in Wayzata

"Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent" is playing through Thursday at the Landmark Edina 4 Cinema.
Eat & Drink
May 22

New chef, new menus, new focus at the North Loop's Hewing Hotel

Goodbye, Nordic sensibilities. Hello, local and seasonally focused ingredients.
Eat & Drink
May 20

Twin Cities' most influential Instagram food star is a suburban working mom

With more than 30,000 followers, social media star Kim Ly Curry has passion, persistence and "food porn"-quality photos. "Am I food-obsessed? Yes. I just love everything food."
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Eat & Drink
May 20

Wine of the Week: Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc/Viognier 2015

Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc/Viognier 2015 If I had one wish in the wine world, it might be a doubling of the amount of chenin blanc…
Taste
May 20

Sunday Supper: Pasta With Cherry Tomatoes and Ricotta

Pasta With Cherry Tomatoes and Ricotta Serves 2. Note: Your cast iron pan gets double duty with this one-pot dish that cooks the pasta in…
Eat & Drink
May 19

Summer Fun 2017: Twin Cities ice cream makers' favorite scoops

Restaurant critic Rick Nelson gets the inside story from a half-dozen local ice cream pros, and shares his own flavor favorites.
Variety
May 19

Finnegans House partners with Badger Hill for new downtown Mpls. brewery

The operators of Finnegans House, the brewery being developed on the Kraus-Anderson mixed-use block on the east side of downtown Minneapolis, have shared new details…

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