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October 2011


Savvy Mom: Easy Homemade Pizza Crust

October 31, 2011

Savvy Mom: Easy Homemade Pizza Crust

Sometimes fulfilling a dream takes a few tries! Read more »

Posted on Monday, October 31, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (2)


Baking Basics and Beyond

October 28, 2011

Baking Basics and Beyond

We aren't all baking queens, so this book can help. Read more »

Posted on Friday, October 28, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (5)


DeRushaEats: Smalley's Carribean Barbeque

October 27, 2011

DeRushaEats: Smalley's Carribean Barbeque

How is it possible that I haven’t visited Smalley’s Carribean Barbeque in Stillwater until this past weekend? Read more »

Posted on Thursday, October 27, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (2)


My Favorite Food Truck: Hola Arepa

October 26, 2011

My Favorite Food Truck: Hola Arepa

With so many awesome choices this year, it hasn’t been easy to select which truck to patronize. But if forced to choose... Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, October 26, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (2)


FreshTartSteph Recipe: Roasted Butternut Squash with Blue Cheese & Sage

October 25, 2011

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Roasted Butternut Squash with Blue Cheese & Sage

Tender squash, salty-sweet with blue cheese and maple syrup. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, October 25, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (2)


October 24, 2011

Free Restaurant Labor Tastes Great

Many of your favorite restaurants use unpaid interns. Are you ok with that? Read more »

Posted on Monday, October 24, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (8)


Too Early Review—Amsterdam Bar and Hall, St. Paul

October 21, 2011

Too Early Review—Amsterdam Bar and Hall, St. Paul

Beer in goblets, mussels in paper trays. Not your queen's establishment, but definitely worth a stop. Read more »

Posted on Friday, October 21, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (2)


DeRushaEats: Tucci Benucch at MOA

October 20, 2011

DeRushaEats: Tucci Benucch at MOA

While great food at Mall of America is important, great service after hours at Nickelodeon Universe is even better. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, October 20, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (1)


Cheers to Duluth-Made Lake Superior Kayak Kölsch

October 19, 2011

Cheers to Duluth-Made Lake Superior Kayak Kölsch

When I’m in the mood for a light, refreshing beer, I grab a Lake Superior Kayak Kölsch, brewed in Duluth. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, October 19, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


FreshTartSteph Recipe: Autumn Sangria

October 18, 2011

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Autumn Sangria

Apples, lemons, cloves, and rosemary make the loveliest sangria! Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, October 18, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


Savvy Mom: My Favorite Leftover

October 17, 2011

Savvy Mom: My Favorite Leftover

French fries should be lousy leftovers, but they're not. Read more »

Posted on Monday, October 17, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


October 14, 2011

Charcuterie Magic Moved? Travail Burn-Out? Rye Update; Come See Me & Fran Lebowitz!

Lot of news this week, from Rye and Travail updates, to my lifelong dream fulfilled. Read more »

Posted on Friday, October 14, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


DeRushaEats: So Many Oysters

October 13, 2011

DeRushaEats: So Many Oysters

These living, delicious, slimy, controversial little tastes of the ocean are everywhere. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, October 13, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


Apple Cider Donuts—Heaven!

October 12, 2011

Apple Cider Donuts—Heaven!

Behold the autumnal tradition known as the apple cider donut. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, October 12, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (4)


FreshTartSteph Recipe: Meatloaf

October 11, 2011

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Meatloaf

Chef Stephen Trojahn of Gastrotruck shares his tips for flavorful meatloaf. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, October 11, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


Lambfest 3.0—I Gotta Get a Disco Pan!

October 10, 2011

Lambfest 3.0—I Gotta Get a Disco Pan!

Another year of procrastination turned into quite the lamb feast at an annual potluck. Read more »

Posted on Monday, October 10, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


Cossetta’s Is Opening A 230-Seat Sit-Down Restaurant!

October 7, 2011

Cossetta’s Is Opening A 230-Seat Sit-Down Restaurant!

The legendary St. Paul deli/cafeteria-style restaurant/store is undergoing a massive renovation. Read more »

Posted on Friday, October 7, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


DeRushaEats His Way Through New York City

October 6, 2011

DeRushaEats His Way Through New York City

I wonder which New York restaurant concepts would work in the Twin Cities. Read more »

Posted on Thursday, October 6, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (4)


The Just Bento Cookbook Giveaway

October 5, 2011

The Just Bento Cookbook Giveaway

Learn about the bento box and help our blogger, all at once. Read more »

Posted on Wednesday, October 5, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (14)


FreshTartSteph Recipe: Eggplant with Yogurt Sauce

October 4, 2011

FreshTartSteph Recipe: Eggplant with Yogurt Sauce

Nothing less than a flavor-texture explosion to eat with warm bread for an appetizer or light dinner. Read more »

Posted on Tuesday, October 4, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


Savvy Mom: The New Breakfast at Victory 44's Coffee Shop

October 3, 2011

Savvy Mom: The New Breakfast at Victory 44's Coffee Shop

Victory 44 has upscale food that appeals to both kids and moms, without wallet-busting prices. Read more »

Posted on Monday, October 3, 2011 | Permalink | Comments (0)


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