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Even More Specialty Food Items At Target Field This Year

There’s going to be even more delicious food choices at Target Field this year. On Tuesday, the Minnesota Twins and their food partner, Delaware North Companies Sportservice, have announced the addition of a variety of specialty foods for the 2014 season.

04/01/2014

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 ‘Cheapskate’ Valentine’s Day Ideas

Valentine’s Day can be a wallet-emptying experience. But for many of you out there, it’s just a chance to spend some quality time with that person you love and maybe you just need a fresh idea. Dara came up with some “cheapskate” ideas for Valentine’s Day and here’s her Top 5!

02/13/2014

DeRusha Eats Sausage

DeRusha Eats: Making The Sausage At Butcher & The Boar

Butcher and the Boar is well known for sausage. So well-known that a local grocery store asked if it could sell it. So why not let Jason DeRusha help make The Boar’s cheddarwurst? There’s an old saying about laws and sausage — it’s better not to see them being made.

09/07/2013

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DeRusha Eats: Date Night Edition

This week, it’s all about DeRusha Eats: Date Night Edition. With the State Fair going, that’s traditionally one of the slowest times of the year for non-fair restaurants, and it’s a great time to try out a place you’ve been waiting to get into.

08/17/2013

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Best Bars With Local Brews In Minnesota

Want to support the local beer scene but don’t know where to start? The following places are a sure bet to find the best of Minnesota-brewed beer.

07/11/2013

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Minneapolis Food And Drink Tourist Attractions

Hundreds of thousands of people visit Minneapolis every year, eat at restaurants, drink local brews, and enjoy all that the city has to offer. So Dara decided to make a Top 5 for them! What are the places we can brag about that are basically within walking distance of Loring Park? Dara knows!

07/01/2013

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Butcher And The Boar Receives Top Honor For Bourbon

There’s a new title for an already decorated restaurant in downtown Minneapolis Thursday morning. Butcher and the Boar was just named the No. 1 seller of Knob Creek single barrel bourbon in the entire world. They held an exclusive tasting to celebrate Wednesday night, and our cameras were allowed inside.

06/06/2013

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Hot Dogs

We may not be Chicago and we certainly aren’t New York City. But that doesn’t mean we can’t make a great hot dog. Meat in tube form can be one of life’s great pleasures. The […]

06/03/2013

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Curiocity: A Chef’s Profile Of Jack Riebel, Part 2

It’s taken Butcher and the Boar’s Jack Riebel 30 years of cooking, but he finally feels like he’s arrived.

04/09/2013

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Curiocity: A Chef’s Profile Of Butcher & The Boar’s Jack Riebel, Part 1

Butcher and the Boar’s Jack Riebel is in the midst of celebrating 30 years of cooking and while he’s worked just about every position over the course of his career – breakfast cook, smoothie maker, salad cook, executive chef – he said working the line is where he loves to be.

04/02/2013

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Rybak Pays Off Bet With Green Bay Mayor

Minneapolis Mayor R.T. Rybak has paid off his friendly wager with Green Bay Mayor Jim Schmitt over Saturday’s playoff game between the Vikings and the Packers.

01/07/2013

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Mpls. Chefs Unite to Help Minnesotans Lose Weight

Several Minneapolis chefs are uniting online to help Minnesotans achieve their weight lose resolutions in 2013.

12/31/2012

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Piccolo Chef Takes $10,000 Prize At MN Monthly Challenge

A local chef won $10,000 and bragging rights at the Mall of America this weekend.

04/01/2012