Mike's Mix: Hazeltine BootlegEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, he heads to Hazeltine National Golf Club to try a cocktail invented right here in Minnesota.
How Swedish Bestseller 'A Man Called Ove' Became A Heartwarming HitWhen Swedish filmmaker Hannes Holm was first given the chance to make a movie of one of the most popular novels in his country’s modern history, he turned it down.
Guy On A Bike: 'Bike Lanes Are White Lanes' Book ReviewDr. Melody Hoffman argues that the systems and advocacy that have led to special bike lanes are also leaving certain groups out of the loop.
Wander Minnesota: Autumn FestivitiesFall foliage, apples and pumpkins, Halloween—the weather is changing, and so is the nature of the festivals. There's a lot happening around the state in October.
MNfusion: Theater Latte Da's 'Ragtime' Brings 1900's To Modern DayFor some, history is obsolete. Often, younger generations fail to see how people of the past relate to their lives.
Tap Talk: Northgate Brewing, Tin Whiskers Brew-Off At Moto-IIt's that time of year again. Colors are changing, leaves are falling, temperatures are dropping and two Twin Cities brewers are preparing for the next brew-off.
MNfusion: 'Rummage' Brings Local Beer, Music & Wares To ForefrontMinnesotans love to talk about how much they love Minnesota. And, they love to support local Minnesota businesses. Now, a new event is taking that to the next level by bringing together local beer, bands, food and shops in the home of all things Minnesota – the Minnesota State Fairgrounds.
Wander Minnesota: Dining Near the Ryder CupThe Ryder Cup is set to take place at the Hazletine National Golf Clubin Chaska starting this week in Chaska. If you're heading out to watch some or all of it, here are some suggestions for places to eat in the surrounding area that won't involve national chains.
Mike's Mix: Smoked High West Old FashionedMaking spirits, wine and beer takes a team of people. But usually, there is only one person responsible for the flavor.
Bite Of Minnesota: Chinese 5-Spice Chicken With Roasted Figs & OnionsLast year I tried a box from HelloFresh and found an amazing combination of flavors with Chinese 5-Spice rubbed chicken, figs, and pan sauce. I vowed to make it again and it was a success.
Tommies Blog: No. 4 St. Thomas, No. 6 St. John's Meet SaturdayFor the second straight year, two top-10 teams meet Saturday as No. 6 St. John's hosts No. 4 St. Thomas in Collegeville.
Prep Blog: Week 4, Previewing 'The Big 4'It's hard to believe, but the Minnesota high school football season will be at the halfway point after this week.