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Jason DeRusha

Jason DeRusha
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Jason DeRusha is Minnesota Monthly’s food critic and editor. He was a James Beard Foundation Award finalist for his TV work covering food and is also WCCO-TV’s morning news anchor. Follow him on Instagram, @DeRushaJ, and Twitter, @DeRushaEats.

New Restaurant: Colita Makes an Exciting Start

In south Minneapolis: bold Oaxacan-Argentinian food, eccentric cocktails, good service, and—grasshoppers?

Review: Fhima’s Brings Flair Back to Downtown Minneapolis

The French eatery marks a comeback for a local chef and a classic space

Review: Apoy Brings Filipino Food to South Minneapolis

One of Minnesota's only restaurants to serve cuisine from the Philippines features the classics

New Restaurant: Piggy Bank Brings Burgers and Wings to Uptown

Will Piggy Bank be the restaurant that finally succeeds where Lotus, Game Sports Bar, Salsa a la Salsa, and Boneyard failed?

Review: Birch's Lowertown Has a Top 10 Twin Cities Burger

In St. Paul, Jason DeRusha found a new burger for the Twin Cities' "Top 10"—and a whole menu of pleasant surprises

New Restaurant: In Bloom

Keg and Case Market’s feature restaurant is finally lit up

Review: Ngon Bistro

Savor tasty Vietnamese cuisine that is locally sourced

Best Restaurants in Lowertown, St. Paul

Our food critics' favorite eateries in this capital city neighborhood

First Look: Andrew Zimmern's Lucky Cricket Menus

Andrew Zimmern's first restaurant opens in St. Louis Park November 19, and Jason DeRusha has a preview—with menus

Fall Wine Sales: The Ultimate Guide

Jason DeRusha recommends the best wines at the best stores—so you can save money