Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl is the Twin Cities’ premier expert on food, a critic at Mpls.St.Paul Magazine. She brings WCCO’s tradition of nutritional information to new heights, Saturdays from 11 a.m. – Noon. If you have something to say on a topic, call-in at 651-989-9226 or text 81807.
It’s sugar snap pea season! Here are Dara’s Top 5 ways to use them.
Here are the get-it-done recipes for enjoying your summer veggies, courtesy of Dara, the Top 5 Salad Dressings!
You’ve seen it, but you don’t know what to do with it. Welcome to Kohlrabi season and here comes Dara with ideas for you!
You were crazy about the potato salads—so Dara thought “let’s do the most logical other thing we can do: Coleslaw!”
They’re all over the Farmer’s Markets, so Dara has a timely list for you! Here are her Top 5 Radish Recipes.
Dara rounded up a few for you, to get your barbecue situation as good as it gets!
I know what everyone wants to do Memorial Day Weekend: stand out in the backyard and grill some brats. But what if you want to amp them up — do this!
You asked for them, and here they are: The best baked bean recipes for your summer baking and beaning pleasures!
It’s rhubarb season! Now, what to do with a mess of rhubarb? We’re here to help. Check out Dara’s Top 5 Recipes of the week!
These biscuit recipes can be simple yet magical. They can also be the core of deluxe and delicious dishes! Here are Dara’s Top 5!
Scallions should not be underrated. They are a great early spring vegetable, full of vitamin K and the B vitamins—plus they’re delicious! Here are Dara’s Top 5 Recipes.
I declare it’s pancakes for dinner week—and here are my top 5 of your outside-the-box non-traditional pancakes!
What can you do when you crave those garlicky gyro flavors but want a healthier home cooking alternative? You can make these!
It’s officially the hardest time of year to get fresh produce. What’s a bored cook to do? Dara says get some limes and go nuts!
I’m nuts about frozen artichoke hearts! And once you get them you can make some very tasty and healthy dishes. Like these, Dara’s Top 5!
You don’t have to go to Mexico for great fish tacos! Here are Dara’s Top 5 you can make at home.
Here are some very big-flavor, no-stress shrimp recipes, for lent or all year round.
A lot of people are sick right now. How can we eat good food when we’re sick? If we make good healing soups like these, Dara’s top 5!
Kabobs are big worldwide, and they’re thrifty too. They’re also good! Fire up the grill, it’s Dara’s Top 5 Kabob Recipes!
Ever hear of a Grandma Pizza? That’s what we call those Southern Italian Pies baked on a sheet and ready to devour. Here are Dara’s Top 5!
The Big Game is upon us, and we can finally retire to the television and watch it all, with a luxurious spread of dips to wade through. Here are Dara’s Top 5!
Did you know is high season for Avocados? It is. So we’re making Guacamole for the big game! Here are Dara’s Top 5.
Here you go, the perfect make-ahead meal for your Big Game parties, make-and-freeze chili! These are Dara’s Top 5.
Another listener request from Dara. It’s her favorite do-ahead meals to freeze, just in time for your weekend cooking!
Cauliflower has cauli-power! Yes, that is a terrible pun. But it’s a good vegetable. Especially like this, Dara’s Top 5!