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

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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Bacon takes center stage in cheeseburger at Erik the Red in downtown Mpls.

May 19
Bacon takes center stage in cheeseburger at Erik the Red in downtown Mpls.
The thick-cut bacon, cured and smoked in-house, on the Thor's Burger at Erik the Red in Minneapolis is a crowning cheeseburger achievement. It's spectacular.

Rum is enjoying a full-fledged renaissance in Twin Cities bars

May 17
Rum is enjoying a full-fledged renaissance in Twin Cities bars
Once relegated to beachside blowouts and frat parties, rum has become a serious, sought-after spirit.
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

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…
Stage & Arts
May 18
Art-a-Whirl revelers took in a concert outside the 331 Club.

Beer and bands boost business for artists during Art-a-Whirl

Now in its 22nd year, Art-a-Whirl is an opportunity for Minnesotans to check out fresh local artwork and witness the creative process in action.
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May 18

Heartland vets opening sandwich shop in former Colossal Cafe in south Minneapolis

Chefs Andrew Lilja and Stephanie Kochlin plan to open their collaboration "soon."
Eat & Drink
May 18

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 18

A vegan bakery (croissants!) and restaurant is landing in St. Paul

Along with baked goods, Eureka Compass Vegan Food will serve lunch and multi-course, fixed-priced dinners. A preview pop-up is set for Memorial Day weekend.
Taste
May 17

Slow Food MN's annual foraged food dinner looks to nature for a nurturing meal

Slow Food foraged dinner It’s the 10th anniversary of Slow Food Minnesota’s annual foraged foods dinner on a farm. Dubbed “Where the Wild Things Are,”…
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May 17

Red Rabbit draws a crowd in North Loop, for good reason 

REVIEW: A skilled chef — and a terrific bar — are the secret weapons at casual, affordable Red Rabbit.
Eat & Drink
May 17

At every price point, Washington's wines provide surpassing value

The Evergreen State offers stellar bargains — red, white and pink — at every price point.
Taste
May 17

Pair fresh cheese and young greens for springtime treat

Both ricotta and fresh chèvre work with this savory spring recipe.
Taste
May 17

Make room for fennel for a flavor boost to any dish

Combine it with shrimp and oranges (and more) for a delicious summer meal.
Taste
May 17

Dress up dinner with a simple sauce

Enliven chicken, pork or beef with easy-to-make condiments.
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Eat & Drink
May 17

Gluten-free food festival coming to Minneapolis this weekend

The largest local fest of its kind showcases more than 70 exhibitors, with food, speakers and demonstrations.
Eat & Drink
May 17

Know your rum

Rum can be made from sugar, sugar cane juice or molasses. But the variations don't stop there. Everything from the aging process to fermentation styles…
Eat & Drink
May 16

Acclaimed chef makes surprise move with takeover of Minneapolis' Seven steakhouse

Sameh Wadi, the talent behind World Street Kitchen and Milkjam Creamery, is entering steak and sushi territory.
Eat & Drink
May 16

Lowry Hill's Bradstreet Craftshouse is calling it quits

The craft cocktail bar will reopen in summer 2018 at a hotel now under construction at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.

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