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Best Wine Stores In The Twin Cities

This list features some of the best places around the Twin Cities to stock up on your favorite flavors as well as where and when to get free tastings, hear free music and find classes to brush up on your wine knowledge.

09/26/2013

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Best Breakfast Burritos In Minnesota

You can find them on the menu at many places around the Twin Cities, but make a special trip to one of these establishments if you’re looking for a breakfast burrito that will be remembered by your taste buds long after the last bite.

09/18/2013

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Best Places For Locally Roasted Coffee In The Twin CIties

These five joints are some of the best bets to go to when you’re in the mood for something local in the Twin Cities.

09/11/2013

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Best Coffee Shops That Go Beyond Coffee in Minnesota

These are some of the coffee shops you’ll find here in Minnesota that feature more than just coffee.

08/21/2013

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Best Creative Pizza Places In Minnesota

The next time you’re out and about and a slice of out-of-this-world pizza is on your mind, swing into one of these five Minnesota places and try something new.

08/07/2013

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Best Tasting Menus In Minnesota

Here is a list of several restaurants around Minnesota that feature tasting menus.

07/24/2013

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Best Summertime Desserts In Minnesota

Sometimes, a cool summery treat is just the ticket. Here are some of the best places around the Twin Cities to stop in to to order a summertime treat.

07/10/2013

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Best Food Trucks In Minnesota

Here are some of the food trucks in the area that are making waves in the local food scene. You’re likely to find them at a street corner near you or parked at your local tap room on any given night.

06/19/2013

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Best Places For Laser Hair Removal In Minnesota

Here are five laser hair removal practices in Minnesota that offer services to get you into your swimsuit bod in no time.

06/11/2013

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Best Cheesy Dishes In Minnesota

Cheese might be one of the best foods ever invented. Here is a round-up of some of the best cheesy dishes in Minnesota.

06/05/2013

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Best Sangria In Minnesota

Sangria usually consists of wine, chopped-up fruit and a splash of brandy, but some of these restaurants bring their sangria drinks to the next level. Here are some Minnesota bars and restaurants to check out this summer.

05/29/2013

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Best Places For Chocolate Chip Desserts In Minnesota

This list features some of the best places around Minnesota to pick up some sweet treats.

05/15/2013

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Best Tacos In The Twin Cities

Some of the best tacos can be found right here in the Twin Cities and these five restaurants have some of the tastiest around.

05/01/2013

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Ask A Minnesota Guide: Packing List For Your Next Campout

We asked our expert, Trent Ranzau, who is knowledgeable in all things outdoors, to point out some of the key things to bring along on a camping trip, especially if you’re going to venture out into the Minnesota wild on your own.

04/27/2013

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Ask A Minnesota Expert: Best Workout Recipes

Follow these recipes by personal trainer Kami Roth to complement your workouts.

04/17/2013

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Best Places To Get Alternative Wedding Cakes In Minnesota

Take some of the wedding planning stress away by ordering your exceptional cake from one of these Minnesota bakeries.

04/10/2013

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Best CSAs In Minnesota

There are over 20 CSAs in Minnesota, so there’s sure to be one in your neck of the woods. Here are five of the best CSAs in the state.

03/27/2013

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Passover Recipes From A Minnesota Chef

Whether you celebrate Passover or are just interested in learning some new recipes, here are some that you can experiment with

03/13/2013

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Best Meatball Dishes In The Twin Cities

March 9 is National Meatball Day and if you’d like to celebrate (and enjoy) the savory, little, round treat before it rolls right off your plate, here are five.

03/06/2013

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Best Cherry Dishes and Drinks In Minnesota

February is National Cherry Month and February 20th is National Cherry Pie Day, so grab a spoon, fork and/or glass and celebrate the wonder that is this tart, sweet, red little fruit.

02/20/2013

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Most Creative Cocktails In Minnesota

When it comes to creative cocktails, the Twin Cities has no shortage of places to go to grab one with the guys, the girls or while out on a date. Whether you’re in the mood for something sweet, sour, spicy or bold, there is definitely a drink for you nearby. Two bars downtown, Union Restaurant & Rooftop and Bradstreet Crafthouse, and one bar in Uptown, Primebar, feature some of the most creative cocktails around.

01/30/2013

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Best Cheese Shops in Minnesota

Cheese comes in all sorts of sizes, shapes, aromas and flavors. While our neighbors to the east might be known as cheeseheads, we here in Minnesota have some of the best cheese shops around.

01/16/2013

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Cooking Ideas For Kids From A Minnesota Chef

It has been said that food brings people together, so spend some quality time in front of the oven instead of the TV with cooking. Enjoy delicious meals with your kids with suggestions from head chef and CEO of Way-Cool Cooking School, Lynn Elliott.

01/04/2013

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Best Places For Spaghetti In Minnesota

Jan. 4 is National Spaghetti Day, so why not head out to a restaurant near you and order up a spaghetti dish that would get even Lady and the Tramp’s noodles all in a knot?

01/02/2013

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Best Holiday Drink Ideas From Mixologist Michael Rakun

The next time you’re asked to bring a dish to pass at an affair, bring a carefully crafted holiday cocktail. Here are some delicious drink ideas to share with your family and friends this holiday season from Michael Rakun of Mill Valley Kitchen.

12/19/2012

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