Twin Cities restaurateurs create Lovechild in La Crosse, Wis.

Twin Cities restaurateurs create Lovechild in La Crosse, Wis.

What happens when two Twin Cities restaurant titans relocate to Wisconsin? Magic.

Hi-Lo Diner in Minneapolis mixing Girl Scout cookies into pies, malts

February 17
Hi-Lo Diner in Minneapolis mixing Girl Scout cookies into pies, malts
Embrace the Thin Mints- and Samoas-induced sugar shock at this restored 1957 diner.

Fabled Vincent Burger lives! On Monday, anyway, at the Local downtown

February 17
Fabled Vincent Burger lives! On Monday, anyway, at the Local downtown
Chef Vincent Francoual has been serving his namesake burger at Cooper in St. Louis Park for nearly a year. Now he's test-driving it downtown.
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World record for largest Bloody Mary bar could be broken by a St. Paul pub

The Happy Gnome will attempt to break the record set by a Colorado bar.
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February 20

4-star restaurant owners buying one of Minneapolis' last 3.2 dive bars

One of the city's last 3.2 beer joints is going to become Bull's Horn Food and Drink.
Eat & Drink
February 18

Wine of the Week: Fleuraison Blanc de Blancs Brut

Fleuraison Blanc de Blancs Brut For those of us who like to have a dead-of-winter party, some inexpensive bubbles are a necessary non-evil.…
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February 18

Sunday Supper: Pork Medallions With Green Onions and Green Sauce

Pork Medallions With Green Onions and Green Sauce Serves 4. Note: From “Cooking That Counts,” by the editors of Cooking Light. • 1 small jar…
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February 17

3 more great places to dine in La Crosse

Charmant Hotel A 119-year-old candy factory has been brilliantly reborn as a great-looking 67-room getaway, run by the same forward-thinking company behind the Hewing…
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February 16

Twin Cities' best restaurant events this week: Brews, barbecue and Pardi Gras

Big foodie and beer parties coming our way, including Bock Fest, Winterfest and the pork extravaganza Cochon 555.
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February 15

Mexican taco emporium, Mercado, replaces former Marche restaurant in Uptown

One of Jester Concepts' Uptown projects has changed names and transitioned its identity from French bistro to Mexican taco emporium — and now a Twin Cities craft syrups company is involved
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February 15

National Canned Foods Month is almost half over. To the openers!

Go crazy, open a can February is National Canned Food Month. How will you celebrate? Actually, there’s only one way and it involves a can…
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February 15

Gather round – we're making empanadas

Some foods are made for a crowd. To consume them, yes, but also to make them. Empanadas are one of those foods.
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February 15

Downtown East's McKinney Roe serves up a showy room, familiar menu 

REVIEW: At McKinney Roe in downtown Minneapolis, a crowd-pleasing menu is served in a splashy setting. But when there's a stab at a signature dish, the results don't quite jell. | ★★ out of 4 stars
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February 15

Winter salads get dressed with bold seasonings

Don't give up on winter vegetables. Turn them into medleys of color and snap.
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February 15

Dumpling serves up 'funky and interesting' Asian fare in south Minneapolis

Co-owners got start selling banh mi to coffee shops.
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February 15

In praise of the slow cooker and the Italian beef sandwich

These beef sandwiches are ready when you are, after cooking (and tenderizing) all day.
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February 15

Quick-cook wild rice finds its niche

Red Lake Nation Foods produces a Minnesota favorite grain – gluten-free – in several forms.
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February 15

Pump up your meatloaf with these 49 variations

New book offers creative takes on "a quintessential American dish."
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February 15

13 Minn. chefs, 2 eateries among James Beard Awards semifinalists

The annual awards, the so-called "Oscars of the food world," recognize and celebrate excellence across 21 chef- and restaurant-related categories. The category that garnered the most local names? Best Chef: Midwest.
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February 15

Minneapolis' Le Meridien Chambers hotel ditching its upscale restaurant for more casual concept

"It's going to be a neighborhood restaurant for downtown," chef Mike Rakun said. "I love downtown, and I want to make it a restaurant where I'd want to go."
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February 14

Bad Waitress opens new NE Mpls. location with star bartender making cocktails

Johnny Michaels, considered Minnesota's godfather of modern cocktailing, is leading the bar program.
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February 11

Sunday Supper: Mac 'N' Cheese With Chorizo and Poblanos

Mac ’N’ Cheese With Chorizo and Poblanos Serves 6. Note: This spiced-up version of the traditional favorite may interest even younger diners. Panko are Japanese…
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February 10

9 Twin Cities bars and restaurants where you can warm up by a great fireplace

Cold and hungry? No problem when a restaurant warms you up with a blazing spot to recover and relax.

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