WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Nov. 21)Here are all the great activities and places that Natalie Nyhus and Mike Augustyniak covered on WCCO Saturday Morning! Got a little shopping to do? Don't forget the skates. The first annual Holiday Ice Skating Rink is now open at Southdale Center in Edina.
Viewers Choose Minnesota's Best ChiliWith winter around the corner, who can resist a delicious, piping hot serving of chili? Nothing warms the body and soul like a hearty bowl, so we sent Natalie Nyhus in search of the best of Minnesota. Your votes took her to a place that serves up something for every taste. This is the Loon Cafe in Minneapolis.
Frank, Amelia, Chris Compete In Chili Cook OffAmelia Santaniello, Chris Shaffer and Frank Vascellaro had a chili cook-off in front of a big audience Friday night.
Recipe: Chili Con CarneIt's chili season! Here's a different riff, done in a more classic, Mexican way (in other words, no beans). Check out our recipe for Chili con Carne!
Working For The Weekend: Entertainment Best BetsFriday looms, and as you get ready for the weekend, we want to help you get ready, too. From hunting deer to cooking chili, here are some events worth adding to your social calendar that are perfect for the season.
Bill Aims To Back State Off On Chili Cook-OffsCrosslake citizens say unnecessary health regulations have hurt their annual chili cook-off, and a state lawmaker has the fix.
Swapping Chili For Votes? SD Democrats Deny Charge The South Dakota GOP accused Democrats on Thursday of trying to buy votes by serving food at a series of get-out-the-vote rallies, but event organizers insisted their chili was legit.
Gridiron Grub: Sailor ChiliWhether you're tailgating in jeans and a T-shirt at Candlestick Park or huddled around a roaring barrel grill at Lambeau Field, nothing screams NFL football season like a steaming, mouth-blistering bowl of five-alarm chili.
The Worst, Fattiest Fall FoodsThis is the time of year when we start cooking up those comfort foods. But when things are starting to get spooky for Halloween, WebMD says there are some fall foods you should be just as scared about.
Best Double-Duty Tailgating Foods In MinnesotaKeep your tailgating menu interesting with these staples that serve double-duty purposes.
Best Of MN: Best Spot For ChiliWCCO-TV's Matt Brickman hit the Loon Cafe in downtown Minneapolis for his weekly "Best of Minnesta" segment to check out some of the best chili in the Twin Cities.
Chili Guide: Clear Your Head, Set Your Taste Buds FreeA hot, steaming bowl of chili is just the thing to chase away the chill of old man winter. The thing about chili is that every single person who makes it has a different spin on it.