Eat & Drink
November 18, 2019
Avocado biscuit sandwich at Hot Hands Pie & Biscuit

3 new restaurants turn Snelling Avenue into Mac-Groveland food district

Go hungry when you head to St. Paul's Snelling Avenue, with its growing menu options.
Variety
November 16, 2019
New web series “Relish” features host and chef Yia Vang — and steamed buns.

What is Minnesota food? New TPT series serves up steamed buns, sticky rice and masala

An offering from TPT examines Minnesota cuisine, one dish at a time.
Eat & Drink
November 15, 2019
Dampfwerk Distillery has a new cocktail room featuring their herbal liqueurs and brandies.

4 new places to drink this weekend in the Twin Cities

Plan your weekend with these new spots to taste beer, wine and spirits.
Variety
November 15, 2019
Lemon Angel Pie

Holiday shopping for the baker in your life? The 12 best new baking books

Add these to your list of holiday must-haves, whether it's for a gift for a favorite baker or for yourself.
Eat & Drink
November 15, 2019
5 best things our food critic ate in the Twin Cities this week

5 best things our food critic ate in the Twin Cities this week

Restaurant critic Rick Nelson dropped in on Rosedale's new Potluck food hall and found five dishes worth raving about.
Eat & Drink
November 14, 2019
The machete quesadilla, aka the machetazo, from Machete Cocina Mexicana, is nearly two feet long and packs up to five fillings in a house-made corn to

Hungry enough for a 2-foot-long quesadilla?

The machete quesadilla, aka the machetazo, is the centerpiece of a Woodbury sister restaurant to Los Ocampo.
Eat & Drink
November 14, 2019
Don't feel like cooking? These 20 restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner

Don't feel like cooking? These 20 restaurants are serving Thanksgiving dinner

From buffet to a la carte, vegan turkey to prime rib, there's a ready-made holiday dinner for every taste.
Eat & Drink
November 13, 2019
The nam khao with crispy rice, Thai herb salad and peanuts.

Lat14 Asian Eatery, in former Golden Valley Perkins, heats up suburban culinary options

Restaurant is devoted to exploring a huge range of flavors found near the 14th parallel in Southeast Asia.
Taste
November 13, 2019
Recipe: Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

Recipe: Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup

Creamy Chicken Noodle Soup Serves 8. Note: Comforting, warming and ultra-satisfying, this creamy chicken soup manages to be hearty without being heavy. It’s everything you…
Taste
November 13, 2019
Spice it up with vegetable shawarma

Spice it up with vegetable shawarma

Take a classic dish and give it a meatless twist. The result is something delicious.
Taste
November 13, 2019
Pan roasting is easy alternative for winter squash

Pan roasting is easy alternative for winter squash

Butternut and delicata squash cook up well in a skillet.
Taste
November 13, 2019
Get out the soup pot for a healing meal

Get out the soup pot for a healing meal

A simple chicken soup delivers big, every time.
Variety
November 12, 2019
The 17th annual Star Tribune Holiday Cookie Contest winners

Cookie finder: Try nearly 100 of our best recipes

Nearly 100 recipes to use all year long.
Eat & Drink
November 12, 2019
Souffle pancakes at Thirty-Six Cafe in St. Paul

Get decadent pancakes and dessert toast at new Grand Av. cafe

Thirty-Six Cafe is now open in St. Paul.
Eat & Drink
November 11, 2019
Andy's Garage at Midtown Global Market

Retro diner opening soon in former Bruegger's on West Lake Street

It's called Andy's Diner, and it's bringing the same retro look and diner menu now featured at Andy's Garage in the Midtown Global Market.
Eat & Drink
November 11, 2019
Original Hockey Mom Brownies

Original Hockey Mom Brownies opening bakery on Grand Avenue

The owners of a hockey-themed dessert truck are going brick and mortar, and they promise a rotating menu of more than 30 "designer brownies."
Eat & Drink
November 9, 2019
Cheese curds and a Jucy Lucy at Burnside in Williamsburg, Brooklyn.

If you can make it here: How to eat like a Minnesotan in NYC

The Juicy Lucy, cheese curds and a supper club land in the Big Apple.
Eat & Drink
November 8, 2019
5 best things our food critic ate in Twin Cities this week

5 best things our food critic ate in Twin Cities this week

From a "hot" breakfast sandwich to a classic Jucy Lucy, here are Rick Nelson's highlights from his recent dining-out schedule.
Variety
November 8, 2019

The competitive edge at the Star Tribune Holiday Cookie Contest

Thanks to all the Star Tribune readers who submitted recipes to the 17th annual Taste Holiday Cookie Contest. Last week, we sorted through nearly 200…
Eat & Drink
November 8, 2019
On Veterans Day, Davanni’s is offering free single-serving pizzas and soda (beer is extra) to those with military identification.

Military folks: Take advantage of these 5 Veterans Day dining deals

On Monday, active duty personnel and veterans can enjoy dining deals all over town. (Most restaurants require military identification.) Crooked Pint Ale House Any single…

Poll: What is Minnesota's *real* favorite Thanksgiving pie?

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