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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Mind Blowing Corn Recipes

It’s State Fair time, and there’s no single more important vegetable to the State Fair experience than corn. Glorious corn! Here are Dara’s Top 5 Recipes for you to try at home.

08/27/2015

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MNfusion: Dairy Goodness Bar Debuts Inaugural ‘Flavor Of The Fair’

Move over, vanilla. Step aside, chocolate. There’s a new flavor at the Dairy Goodness Bar and it’s sure to be a fairgoer favorite.

08/25/2015

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Moorhead DQ Makes Up Its Own Ice Cream Rules

The Dairy Queen in downtown Moorhead has been thumbing its nose at corporate HQ pretty much since it opened in 1949, despite some efforts from the home office to have the store mind its Ds and Qs.

07/23/2015

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Best Ice Cream In Minnesota

Cool your inside as it gets hot outside. July is National Ice Cream Month.

07/08/2015

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Family Helps Keep Memory Of Selma’s Ice Cream Parlour Alive In Afton

All week long WCCO This Morning’s Ali Lucia is visiting local ice cream shops in honor of Ice Cream Week. On Wednesday, Selma’s Ice Cream Parlour, a staple along the St. Croix in Afton, offered up a taste of their frozen treat.

07/08/2015

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Go Inside The Kitchen Of Izzy’s Ice Cream

It’s almost time for Izzy’s Ice Cream to reveal the finalists in their annual People’s Flavor Award competition! The winning flavor will be made and sold by Izzy’s for at least a year.

06/13/2015

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Good Question: Why Do We Get Ice Cream Headaches?

The scientific name for the brain freeze we can get from eating something cold too fast is called “sphenopalatine ganglioneuralgia,” which means pain in your nerve on the roof of your mouth. Why exactly it happens isn’t quite clear, even to neurologists.

05/27/2015

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It’s National Bike To Work Day!

It’s National Bike to Work day! As part of National Bike Week the group behind the event is asking everyone to hop on their two-wheelers and ride down to work.

05/15/2015

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DeRusha Eats: David’s Famous Frozen Custard

A stockbroker had a dream, but was told he couldn’t do it — until he called the University of Minnesota. So, Thursday morning Jason DeRusha eats David’s Famous Frozen Custard.

05/07/2015

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Dairy Queen Celebrating 75 Years With Free Ice Cream

Dairy Queen said it plans to give away free vanilla ice cream cones to celebrate their 75th anniversary. The Minneapolis-based chain picked March 16 to celebrate because that will be the 75th day of the year.

03/09/2015

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Dairy Queen Serving Free Ice Cream Cones On March 16

Dairy Queen plans to give away small ice cream cones later this month to celebrate the restaurant chain’s 75th anniversary.

03/08/2015

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MN Family Helps Fight Childhood Cancer By Eating Ice Cream For Breakfast

It’s something your mother told you never to do: eat ice cream for breakfast. But one Forest Lake family is asking everyone to eat ice cream Wednesday morning.

02/18/2015

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Bite Of Minnesota: U of M Dairy Salesroom

I’m always on the hunt for hidden food gems throughout the Twin Cities. Whether it’s a farmer’s market in the dead of winter or a roadside farm stand, I like to share my good finds. One such find is the University of Minnesota’s dairy salesroom.

07/15/2014

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Oldest DQ Opens On Schedule Despite Frigid Temps

Temperatures plunged well below zero for the first few days of March, but that didn’t stop throngs from lining up to buy their first ice cream of the season in Moorhead. The country’s oldest Dairy Queen, in Moorhead, has opened on the first day meteorological spring for decades.

03/03/2014

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Curiocity: Mpls. Izzy’s Ice Cream Shop Ready For Grand Opening

Ice cream enthusiasts, rejoice! It’s time to celebrate another delicious destination to get a scoop of one of Minnesota’s tastiest treats.

10/28/2013

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Good Question: ‘Reply All’ On Ice Cream, Honeymoons & Insurance

Why is a honeymoon called a honeymoon? Why isn’t dental covered under health insurance? What’s the difference between New York vanilla, French vanilla, and vanilla bean ice creams?

08/02/2013

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Wander Minnesota: Time For Ice Cream

Last week, I took at look at a summer bucket list, because, like it or not, summer is racing to its end. The State Fair opens in three weeks, and school isn’t far behind. But there’s still plenty of time to enjoy the best rites of summer: visiting an ice cream shop (or two, or three…).

07/31/2013

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Scooping Ice Cream For A World Record

Hundreds of people headed to White Bear Lake this week for a chance at breaking a world record. Their goal was to make the longest ice cream sundae in the world, while raising money for cancer research.

06/19/2013

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Nazi Commander Discovery Stirs Up Painful Memories

Mary Neuman still has nightmares about living in Auschwitz “In one minute you can be dead and in one minutes you can be sent to the gas chambers, so it was unpredictable.” Neuman said.

06/14/2013

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Best Places For Chocolate Chip Desserts In Minnesota

This list features some of the best places around Minnesota to pick up some sweet treats.

05/15/2013

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Good Question: What Causes Cravings?

For most Americans its Chocolate, then Pizza. Salty snacks, then ice cream. Almost all of us report craving food. Researchers do think that every craving starts with a cue.

02/04/2013

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Best Cold Treats In Minneapolis

The dog days of summer are fast approaching and they are sure to have us all craving something heavenly and sweet to help cool off. What better way can you think of than to try some of the best fro-yo, malts, ice creams, floats and frozen screwdrivers around Minneapolis? Go ahead and drive, pedal or run over to grab one of these treats now before they all melt.

07/11/2012

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ND Creamery Recalls Peppermint Bon Bon Ice Cream

The Cass-Clay Creamery of Fargo, N.D., is voluntarily recalling some brands of peppermint bon bon-flavored ice cream because they may contain eggs that aren’t listed on the label.

07/09/2012

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Best Of MN: Ice Cream

Where’s the best ice cream in Minnesota? WCCO viewers led Matt Brickman to Nelson’s Ice Cream in Stillwater.

06/02/2012

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