Raghavan Iyer gets 'Smashed' with new cookbook on 75 ways to prepare potatoes

Raghavan Iyer gets 'Smashed' with new cookbook on 75 ways to prepare potatoes

Mumbai-born author, cooking instructor and restaurant consultant pushes the lowly spud to its creative limits.

For a taste of Minnesota, think local cookbooks

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For a taste of Minnesota, think local cookbooks
Sharing more than recipes, recent Minnesota cookbooks offer stories of farmers, foragers, chefs and purveyors that connect us all the more deeply to this fertile, vibrant place.

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December 7
Sometimes you need some inspiration before you start up dinner. Here are some tasty options.
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Minneapolis' tiniest four-star restaurant, Piccolo, is closing

After seven years, chef Doug Flicker is calling it quits "while we're still on top." Book your table: it's closing in March.
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3 soon-to-open Minneapolis restaurants aim to 'elevate the classics'

Bonicelli Kitchen Beginning on Dec. 16, chef/owner Laura Bonicelli will channel her meal delivery business experience into this 50-seat restaurant. Breakfast will include croissants and…
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Burger Friday: In surprise twist, Barnes & Noble delivers epic cheeseburger

The chain's Galleria store has a new location, a new look and a terrific new amenity: a restaurant, one that serves an Edina-worthy burger.
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Cocktails, coffee and ugly sweaters top this week's best restaurant events

It’s time for enjoying lavish holiday spreads, sipping sparkling wine and wearing your best worst Christmas sweater. Lucky for you, we’ve got leads on the…
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Wine of the Week: 2014 Waterbrook 'Melange' Columbia Valley Founder's Red Blend

2014 Waterbrook "Mélange" Columbia Valley Founder's Red Blend Some wines are best classified as "crowd pleasers," not profound or super-complex but delicious, and approachable enough…
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December 8

Sunday Supper: Baked Potatoes With White Beans and Bearnaise

Baked Potatoes With White Beans and Bearnaise Serves 4. Note: Use pasteurized eggs because these are not cooked in the sauce. For a more seasonal…
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December 8

Coke targets "foodies" as more people move away from sodas

What beverage goes best with lobster rolls, a bagel sandwich stuffed with whitefish, or a bowl of ramen? Coke wants you to think of soda.
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Red Cow owner's Red Rabbit opening soon in the North Loop

Here's a peek inside the new pizza-and-pasta restaurant and bar, set to open on Dec. 20.
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December 8

Plenty of new Twin Cities restaurant options filling void left by closings

In a year marked by endings, the Twin Cities dining scene has also recently witnessed a flood of newcomers. Here's a preview.
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December 8

Diner alert: 7 new restaurants and a bakery to try

In a year marked by endings, the Twin Cities dining scene has also recently witnessed a flood of newcomers. Here's a preview.
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December 7

Hands off, Hansel and Gretel! Norway House's Gingerbread Wonderland for eyes only

Walking in a Ginger Wonderland Trying to get into the holiday spirit? Check out the almost 70 frosting-festooned structures in the Gingerbread Wonderland display now…
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December 7

Second helping for Golden Corral is in Maplewood

Opening is set for 10:45 a.m. Thursday, in time for lunch.
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December 7
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Spoon and Stable's Gavin Kaysen names his new Wayzata restaurant Bellecour

The Spoon and Stable chef/owner's French bistro gets a name — Bellecour — while the construction crew finds fun surprises.
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December 7

What's better than maple syrup? Bourbon-barrel-aged syrup

What's better than real maple syrup? Well, B&E's Trees Bourbon Barrel Aged Maple Syrup has kicked this amber elixir up a notch.
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December 7

Need baking help? These books offer guidance and confidence

The year's baking books offer to hold your hand while broadening your skills — and horizons.
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December 7

Grab a glass of wine and check out these new books on the subject

Grab a glass to sip when reading these books.
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December 7

Wait is over: Twin Cities' first Dunkin' Donuts opens in New Hope

It's the first Twin Cities outlet of the doughnut mega-chain. A second is opening next week in Roseville.
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December 6
The Lowry Morrison Building from Washington Avenue N.

Restaurateur has renovation proposal for historic North Loop building

One of the oldest buildings in the North Loop's historic district could become a mixed-use office and possible restaurant space after years of disrepair.
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December 6

Walker Art Center's Esker Grove restaurant to open Dec. 13

The restaurant will start with lunch and dinner service, with Saturday and Sunday brunch to follow in early January.
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December 6

Cardamom Cookies

These crisp treats will fill your kitchen with the intoxicating scent of cardamom.

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