The last 10 years have been filled with blogging, trying out new recipes and spending a lot of time in the kitchen. My life has revolved around food, gathering ideas and listening to others talk about food. When I dine at a new restaurant with a fellow food lover, we’re often bellied up to the bar to get the inside scoop on what’s good, what’s new and what’s happening.
Want to take a tropical vacation without leaving the house? Try one of these drink recipes from Shane Carley, author of “The Mason Jar Cocktail Companion.”
Starbucks is raising prices again starting Tuesday, with the increases ranging from 5 to 20 cents for most affected drinks, the company said.
A spoon full of sugar, and bitters, helps the medicine go down at Minneapolis’ new Apothecary Bar. On Thursday, Loews Hotel in downtown Minneapolis unveiled its new bar as part of a $10 million renovation that included upgrading 251 guestrooms.
Every week, Mike Augustyniak picks up a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week, he headed over to Lake Minnetonka’s 6Smith, who make their infusions and syrups from scratch.
Experience refreshment in the form of a margarita.
We all love coffee for that instant stimulation. But with the coffee buzz, comes the crash. Minnesota health coach Annalicia Lynn, founder of founder of yogaandpilatesonline.com, shows us three ways to increase our energy without the caffeine comedown.
GoPong’s Portable High Top Party Bar is a full-size serving bar for all your tailgating needs.
Lemonade may be a great thirst quencher in the hot, hot heat of summer time, but get creative this year with some drinks that are a bit more fun.
There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
If you’ve ever stayed at a boutique hotel abroad, odds are you’ve come across a “Seriously, where on earth did the bartender go — oh wait, there is no bartender?” honesty bar.
You are what you drink
A new study is making a more disturbing claim. It finds that drinking diet sodas may actually cause a number of health problems.
WCCO viewers picked what they believed to be the Best Patio in Minnesota, and Psycho Suzi’s in Northeast Minneapolis came out on top. When sitting on Psycho Suzi’s patio, it’s easy to feel like you’ve left the North Star state.
With Friday’s great weather, Minnesotans headed to the nearest outdoor eating spot.
I absolutely love beverages. Who doesn’t? Sure, I drink water most of the day to hydrate and prepare me for workouts, but I get really excited by new beverages or new beverage creations. From craft cocktails to coffee to coconut water, this week has been a busy one filled with new drink discoveries.
Holiday get-togethers are ramping up. With New Year’s next up, we got tips from the experts on how to plan the perfect party.
A popular spice this time of the year is ginger. You see a lot of gingerbread houses and ginger cookies in bakeries and grocery stores. But what about adding that ginger flavor to some of your favorite holiday drinks?
If you’ve ever liked video games, welcome to heaven. A new spot for nightlife in downtown Minneapolis is putting a spin on the traditional nightclub.
Are you a college student who is a bit strapped for cash, but looking for a fun evening out? Check out these fun places that feature college-friendly specials.
Pool halls are a dying breed. Fortunately, there are several excellent local billiards options still available; check out the best pool halls the Minneapolis area has to offer.
Nothing livens up an evening out imbibing with friends quite like a good drinking game. Check out some of Twin Cities finest bars for drinking game fun.
Looking for a secret watering hole? Try one of these “hidden gems,” cleverly tucked away in Minnesota.