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Red Cow's Manhattan 2.0 burger

The Best Burgers in the Twin Cities

The top 11 Twin Cities burgers—including one vegan option—plus the best French fries, suburban burgers, and more you gotta try, picked by food critic Jason DeRusha
Paneer Pizza ($10) with non-melting cheese marinated in Greek yogurt, lime-kissed peppers, tomato-fenugreek sauce, fresh mozzarella on plain naan

New Restaurant: Pizza Karma

Naan pizza or ”non-pizza”? Global flavors meet flatbread-like naan for a fun suburban pizza concept by chef Raghavan Iyer
Copper Cow Donut Burger with bacon, cheddar, fried egg, maply syrup aioli ($14)

New Restaurant: The Copper Cow

Deep-fried and donut burgers get the likes in Minnetonka. But should they?

Double-Yolked Eggs Made Our “Best Burgers” Better

The extra-yolky eggs in our ”Best Burgers” feature hail from an organic Minnesota farm, with a scientific backstory

The Best of MN 2018

Minnesota has offered up a lot to love in 2018—from the people, entertainment, and food to the shopping, news stories, and bold new activities. These are 52 of our favorites. (We asked you, too, and tallied your responses.)

Quick Guide to Snowshoeing

Burns more calories than running

Explore

100 Fun Things to Do This Summer in Minnesota

Fill your timeline with a season of patios, flavors, panoramic views, and new experiences
The Boundary Waters Canoe Area Wilderness

Kids for the Boundary Waters Fights Mining in MN

Joseph Goldstein formed Kids for the Boundary Waters to protect the BWCA from contamination

Why You Should Try Hammock Camping

New comforts, greater immersion, lighter weight during your outdoor adventures

Driftlessly Devoted to Lanesboro

No lakes? No problem. Lanesboro has a superb biking trail, killer digs, and great food

Arts

Pomegranates, Chickens, and Toilet Brushes: The Bold Art of Katayoun Amjadi

At Art-A-Whirl this year, the Minneapolis artist’s ceramics celebrate familiarity while still holding secrets
In "Hijinx and Hearsay: Scenester Stories from Minnesota's Pop Life," Greg Helgeson's photography pairs with Martin Keller's music journalism

Celebration 2019: How to Honor Prince This Weekend

On the anniversary month of Prince’s passing, here are ways to pay tribute—at Paisley Park, with the New Power Generation, and thanks to local publishers

Massive Mural Coming to Mankato

Look for silo art come fall
Flora Cash

Q+A: Indie Pop Duo Flora Cash Returns to Minneapolis

Cole Randall and Shpresa Lleshaj talk about making music as a couple, getting emotional with listeners, and their upcoming performance at Varsity Theater with lovelytheband

Food

Red Cow's Manhattan 2.0 burger

The Best Burgers in the Twin Cities

The top 11 Twin Cities burgers—including one vegan option—plus the best French fries, suburban burgers, and more you gotta try, picked by food critic Jason DeRusha
Paneer Pizza ($10) with non-melting cheese marinated in Greek yogurt, lime-kissed peppers, tomato-fenugreek sauce, fresh mozzarella on plain naan

New Restaurant: Pizza Karma

Naan pizza or ”non-pizza”? Global flavors meet flatbread-like naan for a fun suburban pizza concept by chef Raghavan Iyer
Copper Cow Donut Burger with bacon, cheddar, fried egg, maply syrup aioli ($14)

New Restaurant: The Copper Cow

Deep-fried and donut burgers get the likes in Minnetonka. But should they?

New Restaurant: P.S. Steak

The steakhouse gets reimagined in a massive overhaul of the old La Belle Vie space

Culture

Double-Yolked Eggs Made Our “Best Burgers” Better

The extra-yolky eggs in our ”Best Burgers” feature hail from an organic Minnesota farm, with a scientific backstory

Q+A: Mary Ceruti Takes the Reins at the Walker Art Center

The new executive director discusses the Minneapolis contemporary art museum’s new direction

Snapshot: A Canterbury Park Win

When you pick the right horse at Canterbury Park
Mall of America's new art installation, "Kaleidoscope" by Christopher Lutter-Gardella, was unveiled on Earth Day 2019 in hopes to raise awareness about the importance of pollinators. The 30-foot monarch and 300 surrounding ones are made of reclaimed materials including more than 700 coat hangers, 600 tasting spoons, 100 yards of window screen material, and more.

Style + Shopping April 23-May 6 || Festival of Nations, Pinners...

Mark your calendars for some of the city’s largest style events plus store openings, sales, and classes