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Jason DeRusha

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 WCCO-TV’s morning news anchor. Follow him on Instagram, @DeRushaJ, and Twitter, @DeRushaEats.

Mall New World

Here’s the inside scoop on the best of the new eateries at the country’s largest indoor shopping destination.

DeRusha Eats: Haute Dish Lives Up To The Hype

Get to Haute Dish. The vibe is great. The food is fantastic.

DeRusha Eats: Admission Tickets for Dinner

Would you support a flexible pricing system for restaurants, based on demand?

The Biggest Mouth In Food Blogging

Bill writes at LazyLightning.org and was nice enough to answer a couple questions.

Do you tip on alcohol?

Do you tip a lower percentage on alcohol compared to food?

Ringo Opens in St. Louis Park

Ex-Cargill executive Jim Ringo is either crazy or brilliant.

Dinner on a farm for $150? Really?

Food has value. Chefs and restaurants should be paid. But $150 a head?!

A Promising Start

From savory flatbreads to tender osso buco, the dishes at Aperitif give diners a reason to toast new beginnings

Breakfast Roundup: Eye Openers

The Twin Cities are blessed with some fantastic ways to start the day. Behold the best of the best!

East Meets West

Big portions and pleasantly surprising dishes make Kona Grill a people-pleaser