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Jason DeRusha

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 a WCCO Radio host. Follow him on Instagram, @DeRushaJ, and Twitter, @DeRushaEats.

New Restaurant Review: Momento in St. Paul

Perfectly designed for the pre-show, pre-game downtown St. Paul crowd

Iconic David Fong’s Chinese Restaurant in Bloomington to Close

Owners are retiring after 64 Years and restaurant's final day is the end of August
Union Hmong Kitchen's new dishes for the 2022 Minnesota State Fair.

Jason’s Ranking of All 38 Minnesota State Fair New Foods

Jason shares his thoughts on the new Fair foods for 2022

New Minnesota State Fair Foods, 2022: The Walking Guide

Jason has organized this list of new Fair foods by location
The interior of Gus Gus

New Restaurant Review: Gus Gus

Gus Gus in St. Paul is all gussied up—and it's as delicious as it is charming

Jason’s Top 5 Patios in Minnesota

From the Twin Cities to Red Wing, here are Jason's favorite spots for dining outside

New Restaurant Review: Creekside Supper Club

The supper-club trend is a hit in south Minneapolis
Two glasses of rose wine in hands against the sunset sky.

Jason’s Top 5 Places to Buy Rosé Wine

June 11 is National Rosé Day, so here are some Twin Cities spots to help you celebrate

The Protagonist of Suburban Dining

A Houlihan’s gets a major upgrade in Richfield