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November 2010


November 30, 2010

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Chicken Vegetable Soup

A cozy, restorative, post-holiday soup–great for leftovers, if you have them! Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 30, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 29, 2010

Elizabeth’s Pick: Thanksgiving Detox in a Bottle

St. Paul-based Unpeeled is perfect for tackling what you loaded up on all weekend. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 29, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 24, 2010

Thanksgiving! Last-Minute Options for the Non-Foodie

All the foodies have their Thanksgivings squared away, but what about the rest? Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 24, 2010

A Peanuts Thanksgiving

Even a food enthusiast like me likes to take a moment to watch Snoopy whip up a batch of popcorn. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 24, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 23, 2010

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Fresh Cranberry Salsa

A bit of heat is a welcome surprise on the holiday table. Go for it! Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 23, 2010

I Love Bacon!

Bacon is the star of this recipe book, and it could be yours. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 23, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (17)


November 22, 2010

Elizabeth’s Pick: The Egg Sandwich I Can’t Stop Eating

I’m not kidding. I can’t stop eating this egg sandwich. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 22, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (5)


November 19, 2010

Celebrating The Nouveau Beaujolais!

It's the second day of the Nouveau Beaujolais, the biggest wine harvest holiday in the world. Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 19, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 18, 2010

DeRushaEats: What Does a Four Star Rating Mean to You?

Do four stars mean perfection? Do Minnesota critics score on a curve? Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 18, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (9)


November 17, 2010

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Brussels Sprouts Salad with Pancetta and Cranberries

Even die-hard Brussels sprouts haters love this tender-crisp-salty-sweet warm salad. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 17, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 16, 2010

Bon Appétit Desserts For You

This lovely, heavy, hardcover cookbook could be yours. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (19)


November 16, 2010

National Bundt Cake Day

I love a good bundt. Don't you? It's so Minnesotan. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 16, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (2)


November 15, 2010

Solera Staff Gone Crazier Than Charlie Sheen? Josh Thoma Refutes the Madness

In a nutshell: Thomas says there’s nothing behind all the frantic chatter. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 15, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (2)


November 15, 2010

Elizabeth’s Pick: Free-Range Turkeys from Wild Acres

Farm-fresh Wild Acres birds will change your Butterball perspective. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 15, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 12, 2010

Travail More Popular Than Justin Bieber at Prom—So They’re Closing. Sort of. Also, Support Some Nuns Tonight!

Travail has lines so long it needs to close. And buy a curtain? Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 12, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (5)


November 11, 2010

Solera, The Panic Before The Light?

Is this just panic? Or real? I talked to Chef Tim McKee to figure out. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 11, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1)


November 11, 2010

DeRushaEats: Ecuadorian Food

Chimborazo is the kind of place I wish I had in my neighborhood. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, November 11, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1)


November 10, 2010

Cookies!!! Umm-num-num-num-num!

In honor of Sesame Street's 41st anniversary today, my favorite monster, and his treat: cookies. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 10, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (1)


November 9, 2010

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Herb-Roasted Turkey and Gravy

Achieve the Thanksgiving Turkey Trifecta: Crispy skin. Rich gravy. Juicy meat. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 9, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (4)


November 8, 2010

Elizabeth’s Pick: Free Cupcakes at Sweets Bakeshop!

If that headline doesn’t grab you, then how about these small wonders... Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 8, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 5, 2010

Thoughts From All Over: Darbar, Victory 44, Plus the Phoenix-Like Big E and Curry Leaf!

A pretty good restaurant, plus: happy places and big awards! Read more »

Posted on Friday, November 5, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 3, 2010

Celebrating National Sandwich Day

I’ll pick of few of my favorites local sandwiches to highlight, and I hope you’ll do the same. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, November 3, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (10)


November 2, 2010

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Ricotta Meatballs in Tomato Sauce

Mamma Mia! Pillowy and lightly cheesy meatballs! Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, November 2, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (0)


November 1, 2010

Elizabeth’s Pick: The Lounge at WA Frost

This cozy, cavernous basement is open daily for cocktails and canoodling. Read more »

Posted on Monday, November 1, 2010 | Permalink | Comments (2)


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