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Charges: Drunk Man Steals Cheese From Ex’s Fridge

A Forest Lake, Minn. man has been charged with three criminal counts after he allegedly broke into his ex-wife’s house and stole cheese from her refrigerator. The criminal complaint says police in Lino Lakes responded to a call very early the morning of March 28.

04/02/2014

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Bite Of Minnesota: Butternut Squash Lasagna

Like many others, my big meal prep day is Sunday. It’s the day that I crank out soups, work on cooking projects, and make sure the fridge is prepped for the week by using the old stuff and replenishing it with new items.

03/04/2014

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Bite Of Minnesota: Baked Feta With Tomatoes & Olives

Finding and making truly simple recipes doesn’t come easily (for me). It seems that I tend to pick highly involved dishes and insist on making most if not all of the components myself. Heck, if I were more adept at making cheese, I’m sure I’d complicate things even more.

01/14/2014

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Bite Of Minnesota: Whole Wheat Blue Cheese Crackers

We’re just a couple of weeks into football season, so it’s time to think about dishes that are easy to eat while watching the game. Football season or not, we tend to graze in our house on Sundays, using up odds and ends of what is left in the fridge and pantry, so we’re well conditioned for the graze-fest that the football season brings.

09/24/2013

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Milwaukee To Fight Road Ice With Cheese Brine

Milwaukee has literally been down this road before. What could the city’s Department of Public Works mix with rock salt to deice its streets in the winter?

09/12/2013

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Minnesota Cheese Fest Hits State Fairgrounds

Wisconsin may be known for its cheese, but Minnesota lays claim to one of the country’s largest locally produced cheese festivals. This weekend you can sample some of the best mozzarella at the Minnesota Cheese Festival on the State Fairgrounds.

09/09/2013

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MDH: 25 In Minnesota Sickened Over Raw Cheese

The Minnesota Department of Health says at least 25 Minnesotans contracted salmonellosis from eating unpasteurized queso fresco. The cases were first detected late last month. Of the 25 known cases, 15 required hospitalization.

05/20/2013

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Off The Menu With Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl and Chad Hartman: 3/7/13

Dara joined Chad with some great tips on places around Minnesota to get your “eat on”! Here are a few of the places she mentioned on this week’s show.

03/07/2013

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Off The Menu Guests From Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl: 3/2/13

Each week on “Off the Menu” with Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl, we’ll spotlight the people doing amazing things with food and drink! Local farmers, experts in food, wine, beer and spirits, chefs, restaurant owners and much more.

03/07/2013

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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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Cheese By-Product Keeps Wis. County Roads Clear Of Ice

Melting ice and snow off the roads has created an unlikely partnership in one Wisconsin County. A local cheese plant is teaming up with the Polk County highway department to produce a brine they say works like a charm.

12/12/2012

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Tips For Getting The Best From Generic Brands

It seems like we’re all in the grocery store this time of year. And most of us buy a few store brands.

11/21/2012

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Bite Of Minnesota: No Oven Required

Remember how I talked about grilling on the 4th of July? I was quite excited about grilling pizza and had several flavor combinations in mind, but in reality it never happened.

07/10/2012

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Best Wine And Cheese Bars In The Twin Cities

Cheers! Prost! Salud! Wine and cheese go together like… well, wine and cheese. Here are some of the hot spots to go around the Twin Cities if what you’re after is a bold pour of wine and creamy, flavorful cheese.

05/30/2012

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Wisconsin Cheese Auctioned For $8,400

The low-fat Dutch Gouda that won a world cheese championship in Madison last month has been auctioned off for $350 per pound.

04/13/2012

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