On cooking soul food for St. Paul’s Rondo community, ”It’s not a perfect time,” says owner, ”but it’s time.”

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Brown Butter Banana Bread + More Quick Bread Recipes

A delicious twist on banana bread, eggnog loaves and gingerbread are a cinch for homemade gifts or to enjoy throughout the season—plus fun with baking science

Minnesota Whiskey Is Having Its Moment

New offerings from a trio of local producers show local whiskey is growing up

Pairing Wine with Holiday Dinners

Uncork a delicious wine match for holiday dinners, whether turkey, beef, pork or ham is on the menu

Now Open: ViV!R Debuts in Northeast Minneapolis

The Mexican cafe, bakery, and market is Centro's new neighbor

Nashville Coop Opens St. Paul Location for More “Cluckin’ Hot” Chicken

The hot-chicken concept has expanded from food truck to St. Paul brick-and-mortar, making now a good time to learn the Mohamed brothers' story
Folly Coffee in St. Louis Park open's brewery-inspired coffee tasting and tour room

Folly Coffee Introduces Brewery-Inspired Tasting and Tour Room

Folly Coffee’s new set up allows guests to learn how its brews are made and taste the finished products, all in 30 minutes
 

New Restaurant Review: Taste of Rondo

On cooking soul food for St. Paul’s Rondo community, ”It’s not a perfect time,” says owner, ”but it’s time.”

New Restaurant Review: The Gnome Craft Pub

St. Paul’s biggest patio is also home to solid supper-club favorites. And lots of cheese.

New Restaurant Review: ElMar’s New York Pizza

Does Minnesota finally have a legit NY slice shop?

Twin Cities Chefs Serve Southern Cooking and Social Change in St....

Now in central Minnesota: New Orleans flair, French-style pastries, and an anti-racism mission
 

Minnesota Whiskey Is Having Its Moment

New offerings from a trio of local producers show local whiskey is growing up
Heated igloos on Broken Clock Brewing patio

Heated Igloos: Broken Clock Brewing’s Answer to the Cold

The northeast Minneapolis brewery extends patio season with electrically heated domes this November

Twin Cities Brewery’s Winter Plan: Ice Skating Rink

Forgotten Star Brewing Co. calls the new attraction a "natural pivot" during pandemic
Folly Coffee in St. Louis Park open's brewery-inspired coffee tasting and tour room

Folly Coffee Introduces Brewery-Inspired Tasting and Tour Room

Folly Coffee’s new set up allows guests to learn how its brews are made and taste the finished products, all in 30 minutes
 
Chicken, Rosemary and Farro Soup and Chicken, Olive and Red Pepper Sandwiches

Hearty Slow Cooker Chicken Soup, Plus Sandwiches

Enjoy two meals from one—Chicken, Rosemary, and Farro soup today and flavorful Chicken, Olive, and Red Pepper sandwiches tomorrow

Want to Try Pickling? Farmers’ Markets Are Your Chance

Sue Z. has tips for seasoning and timing your pickled veggies (hey, she didn’t win second place at the Minnesota State Fair for nothing)
Check out hen of the woods foraging anecdotes and tips from the blog “So I Gather.”

Forest Finds: Foraging in Late Summer

Hazelnuts, chokecherries, and maitake windfalls yield surprising and fresh results
Hikers reading signage

Trail Treats: Seven Snack Ideas for Your Next Hike

To keep you going, packing a combination of protein, fiber, and carbs is key

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