6 Twin Cities chefs dish on their favorite State Fair foods

6 Twin Cities chefs dish on their favorite State Fair foods

Sameh Wadi of World Street Kitchen goes for the smoked turkey leg, but it's what he smuggles in to enjoy with it that's noteworthy: "Every year when I walk in I think, 'Is this going to be the year that they bust me?' "

Got beets? Got zucchini? Then you have the secrets to tasty quick breads

August 16
Got beets? Got zucchini? Then you have the secrets to tasty quick breads
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Mesmerizing rolled ice cream craze arrives in Twin Cities with 2 new shops

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The rolled ice cream craze has officially hit the Twin Cities, and it's doing so with a bang as two specialty shops for the trendy food are debuting this weekend in St. Paul.
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August 19

Wine of the Week: Longridge 'The Emily' 2016

Longridge ‘The Emily’ 2016 Many sparkling wines combine pinot noir and chardonnay. Much less common are table wines blending these two grapes. But if
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August 19

Sunday Supper: Italian Zucchini-Tomato Strata

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August 18

Chef Paul Berglund is leaving four-star Bachelor Farmer

The James Beard award-winning chef is departing at the end of the month after a critically lauded six-year run.
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August 18

Hungry for a BLT? Here are 3 places to get a great one in Minneapolis

Three cheers for the world's best sandwich, enlivened with heirloom tomatoes, lobster and Thielen Meats bacon.
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August 18

Burger Friday: At Dalton & Wade, a patty melt lands in the North Loop

Although the folks behind the North Loop's new Dalton & Wade have plenty of burger experience, they went the patty melt route instead. With winning results.
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August 17

Where are there more great pizza farms near the Twin Cities?

Want to find even more great pizza farms near the Twin Cities? Restaurant critic Rick Nelson offers his picks as he answers readers' questions.
Eat & Drink
August 17

Hewing Hotel finally opening coveted rooftop bar to public – for 1 day a week

The showy patio and lounge will now welcome the neighborhood on Tuesdays and feature cocktails by Tattersall Distilling.
Eat & Drink
August 17

Christopher Kimball to showcase food on stage in Minneapolis

The founder of Milk Street, a food publication with a range of media platforms, brings a live version to the Cowles Center for Dance and Performing Arts on Sept. 27.
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August 16

Joe's Crab Shack in Roseville among many in U.S. now closed

Parent company is in the midst of bankruptcy proceedings.
Eat & Drink
August 16

Only in Minnesota: Minneapolis eatery tops its hot dog with hot dish

The so-called "MPLS Dog" is the latest contender in a field crowded with Chicagos and Coneys.
Eat & Drink
August 16

Seven Steakhouse gets a makeover thanks to acclaimed Minneapolis chef

Sameh Wadi of World Street Kitchen and the former Saffron has revamped the massive restaurant's menu and look.
Taste
August 16

Slow cook that chili for a cool meal

From nachos to hot dogs and more, there are many ways to put chili on your home menu.
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August 16

Many fruits are great for grilling

Pick your favorites and experiment with a drizzle of honey, balsamic vinegar, brown sugar — or even rum.
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August 16

A medley of beet recipes for summer cooking

Think you know beets? Consider the many ways to use them at mealtime.
Taste
August 16

Coleslaw: No need to stick with the usual ingredients

Anything can be turned into slaw. Experiment with a medley of compatible ingredients.
Eat & Drink
August 15

Popular cookie dough food truck expanding to Mall of America with new shop

Dough Dough debuted on wheels in May of this year.
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August 15

Amazon to sell debt in order to pay for Whole Foods deal

Amazon says it is selling debt in order to pay for its $13.7 billion deal to buy organic grocer Whole Foods.
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August 15

What's Cooking: A Pollinator Party July 28 in the Lyndale Park Gardens in Minneapolis

Pollinators are all the buzz The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board is celebrating bees with a Pollinator Party on July 28 — that’s today —…
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August 15

Freebie alert: Star Tribune's lip balm flavor revealed for Minnesota State Fair

"Stick" with the Strib for the best in fairgrounds freebies.
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August 14

Sneak peek: Red Cow's newest restaurant replaces Green Mill in Uptown

The popular local chain now has five locations.

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