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Easy as Pie

Fear not: It’s easier than you think to make delicious pie—we’ll start with apple—and celebrate National Pie Day to boot

New Restaurant Review: RH Rooftop Restaurant

In which Jason tries a $26 sandwich at the hottest spot in Edina

Jerked Pork in the Slow Cooker

Heat things up with Jamaican-spiced pork in an easy make-ahead recipe for the slow cooker
Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments

Juicy Jewels

Antioxidant-rich pomegranates provide unique juicy flavor for snacking or in these recipes from appetizers and salad to dessert—plus tips for opening
Chef de partie Sam Daigle prepares for service

Jason DeRusha’s 2020 Restaurant Predictions

Our food critic looks back at Twin Cities restaurants in 2019—and forecasts the dining scene of 2020
 

New Restaurant Review: RH Rooftop Restaurant

In which Jason tries a $26 sandwich at the hottest spot in Edina

Sue Z.’s Eats: Valentine’s Day

Sue Z. reminisces on the romantic Rosewood Room. Plus: where to get all-day breakfast and celebrate the Lunar New Year
The Double A sandwich at Soul Bowl: Fantasia fried chicken, mac and cheese, greens, and Sriracha honey glaze on a cornbread bun

The Lowdown on Soul Bowl

What you need to know before stopping in for an innovative fried chicken sandwich or vegan bowl by chef Gerard Klass at Graze
Pear pizza from Boludo

The 36 Best Takeout Restaurants in the Twin Cities: 2020

To-go spots for warmth, fuel, comfort, parties, and a heathy 2020 outlook
 
Left to right: U.S. House representative Andrew Volstead, who pushed through the act that outlawed alcoholic beverages in the United States; Surly owner and brewer Omar Ansari, who pushed through the law that allowed breweries to serve beer on-site

Minnesota’s Alcohol Laws: A Brief History

From the 100-year-old Volstead Act to arguments about 3.2 beer, here are six key moments
Due Focacceria

New Year, New Coffee Shops

Check out these six St. Paul and Minneapolis coffee shops in 2020
Hot chocolate at Bread & Chocolate

Jason’s Top 5 Hot Chocolates in the Twin Cities

The best hot, chocolaty beverages you'll find around here
Winter To-Do List: Potluck food hall at Rosedale Center

Winter To-Do List: Things to Do Inside

Eight ways to stay warm while getting out of the house—at craft workshops, new food halls, a game show experience, and more
 

Easy as Pie

Fear not: It’s easier than you think to make delicious pie—we’ll start with apple—and celebrate National Pie Day to boot

Jerked Pork in the Slow Cooker

Heat things up with Jamaican-spiced pork in an easy make-ahead recipe for the slow cooker

Chile-Lime Chicken with Roasted Peppers and Olives Recipe

Warm up with an easy one-pan meal that brings south-of-the-border flavors to the table

Ring in the New Year with These Impressive, Mouth-Watering Appetizer Recipes

Grissini, meatballs, gourmet popcorn, and homemade hummus make perfect New Year's Eve appetizers.