Seven Restaurant's Owner Sued, Accused Of Using It As 'Personal Piggy Bank'The investors in a prominent downtown Minneapolis restaurant and nightclub have filed a lawsuit against the restaurant’s main owner, alleging that he falsified financial records, concealed information from partners and used the restaurant as “his personal piggy bank” while being drunk and high on the job.
DeRusha Eats: Nonprofit Grant Hooks Up MPS KitchenYou might expect a machine pumping cup after cup of orange curry vinaigrette to be in a salad dressing factory. You probably wouldn't expect it inside the headquarters of a school district's food program.
DeRusha Eats: Favorable Treats In South MinneapolisFavorable Treats is about more than just cookies; it's about a business woman with passion and a dream.
DeRusha Eats: Spitz In Northeast MinneapolisThe fastest growing sector of the restaurant business is fast-casual: entrepreneurs trying to become the next Five Guys or Chipotle. A Twin Cities accountant and financial analyst is hoping he's onto something with Spitz.
DeRusha Eats: Pimento Jamaican KitchenIf Bob Marley opened a Chipotle, it would look like Pimento Jamaican Kitchen on Eat Street in Minneapolis.
DeRusha Eats: Marianne's Kitchen In ShoreviewIn a part of town where many restaurants are named after Arby or Wendy, it's easy to miss Marianne tucked away in a Shoreview strip mall. But Marianne’s Kitchen is trying to bring something to this northern Twin Cities suburb that’s been lacking.
DeRusha Eats: Andrew Zimmern Fights Childhood HungerIn September, Andrew Zimmern is partnering with the non-profit No Kid Hungry to talk about hunger.
DeRusha Eats: J. Carver DistilleryIn a way, J. Carver Distillery isn't so different from the car dealership that used to sit on this land in Waconia. It's still a showroom. They have a product line-up. And there's an expert ready to help.
Goin' To The Lake: Rice Lake (Day 2)Many Minnesotans don't drive north for their escape to cabin country. Instead, they make a run for the border -- the Wisconsin border. Jason DeRusha and Kim Johnson are two hours northeast of the Cities in Rice Lake Wisconsin!
Goin' To The Lake: Rice Lake (Day 1)Many Minnesotans don't drive north for their escape to cabin country. Instead, they make a run for the border -- the Wisconsin border.
DeRusha Eats: Urbana Craeft Kitchen In BloomingtonThe Bloomington Hyatt Regency’s team cooks for room service, a quick-serve market, the sit-down Urbana Craeft Kitchen restaurant, and hundreds of meetings and events.
DeRusha Eats: LibertineIn a part of town where two new restaurants have flamed out within six months of opening, Parasole's Libertine continues to thrive -- entering its second year.