Twin Cities Recognized Among James Beard Award SemifinalistsSeveral Twin City institutions, restaurateurs and chefs were named among the semifinalists for the 2015 James Beard Awards Wednesday. The semifinalists were chosen by the Restaurant and Chef Awards committee from a group of over 35,000 submissions nationwide .
Slow Foods MN Dinner: 'Where the Wild Things Are'An afternoon spent among the sheep of Star Thrower Farm and a lunch courtesy of Chef Doug Flicker of Piccolo sounds like a perfect day. It is. Enjoy a slice of life at a grass-fed, local, sustainable farm along with Slow Food MN!
MN Chefs, Restaurants Get James Beard Semifinalist NodsThere's no denying the culinary prowess coming out of Twin Cities kitchens today. Several Minnesota chefs and restaurants are consistently recognized on a national scale -- and by the prestigious James Beard Award Foundation.
DeRusha Eats: Sandcastle Don't worry about the sound of the airplane noise, it's the view of Lake Nokomis that makes Sandcastle such a great place to spend time and have some delicious food.
Curiocity: MN Restaurants, Chefs Named James Beard SemifinalistsWe've all known the kind of stellar restaurants and chefs we've been blessed with here in the Twin Cities. But as the semifinalist list for the 2013 James Beard Awards prove, the rest of the country is taking notice.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Doug Flicker, Part 2Last week's <a href="http://minnesota.cbslocal.com/2012/12/04/curiocity-a-chefs-profile-of-doug-flicker-part-1/" target="_blank">Part 1 of our profile of Doug Flicker</a> focused on his humble beginnings and the journey that led him to this point in his career -- running a restaurant that's been given a perfect score by a number of critics.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Doug Flicker, Part 1Fresh off the honor of being named Outstanding Chef at the 2012 Charlie Awards, Doug Flicker still maintains his humble demeanor as his rise to one of Minneapolis' best chefs continues.
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.
Curiocity: Inside Doug Flicker's Kitchen At PiccoloThere is a small arrangement, almost a gentleman’s agreement between cook and food here. Doug Flicker promises to uphold creativity, practicing an alchemy of taste with utmost respect for the ingredients.