Good Question: How Should You Carve A Turkey?Everyone has their own Thanksgiving traditions, even when it comes to cutting the turkey. But how do you maximize the meat without making a mess?
Bird Flu Causes Egg Shortage At Grocery StoresThere are no new cases of bird flu to report in Minnesota for a second day this week -- but that's likely little comfort to poultry producers. The virus spread to 82 farms across more than 20 counties in just two months.
Good Question: What Does Organic Actually Mean? The U.S. Department of Agriculture started regulating the use of the word “organic” on foods in 2002. Since then, there's been huge growth in that category. Grocery stores like Kowalski’s say they’ve seen double-digit growth in demand for organics every year in the past decade.
Get Movin' Monday: SuperfoodsWe've all seen the claims – eat this for better health or add this for better nutrition. Even junk foods are now disguised as being good for you. So, this Monday we're getting movin’ by giving our grocery list a face lift with some help from Kowalski's dietitian, Sue Moores.
Grilling Desserts And Salads With Chef Rachael PerronThere's nothing like grilling during the summertime, but you don't have to limit things to just meat, according to Chef Rachael Perron from Kowalski's. How about grilling desserts! And even Caesar salads!
Frozen Fruit Bar Entrepreneurs Working To Bring Attention To Drug AddictionAn idea that started in a college dorm room has grown into a fruitful business for three recent college graduates. JonnyPops frozen fruit bars are made in St. Louis Park, and they will make their debut as one of the new State Fair foods later this summer.
Best Places For Lox In MinnesotaTo satisfy your craving for cold-smoked salmon, try one of these local markets.
Which Tastes Better To Minnesotans: Frozen Or Fresh Turkey? With Thanksgiving coming up in just over a week, grocery stores are stocked up right now. The number of choices we have when it comes to turkeys can be a bit daunting, and so can the variety of methods for cooking them.
Listeria Outbreak From Wis. Cheese Kills MinnesotanAn outbreak of Listeria linked to a Wisconsin cheese maker is being blamed for the death of one person in Minnesota. According to the Minnesota Department of Health, the multi-state outbreak is being linked to Les Frères Cheese, made by Crave Brothers Farmstead Classics Cheese In Waterloo, Wis. Two adults in Minnesota got sick in early June after eating the cheese, and one person died.
St. Paul Police Asking Public’s Help Finding Grocery Store RobberPolice in St. Paul are trying to find the man who forced grocery shoppers to drive him to cash machines. The victims were forced into their vehicles at gunpoint at the Kowalski's Market on Grand Avenue, with the most recent robbery on Saturday night. Kowalski’s shopper Carl Dehnert says these crimes or unsettling, considering that it’s located in one of those neighborhoods where everyone knows your name.
Mary Richards' Best Of MinneapolisAuthor Jennifer Keishin Armstrong's history of The Mary Tyler Moore Show, Mary and Lou and Rhoda and Ted, tells the behind-the-scenes story of the show. She shares a look at well-known Minneapolis sites from The Mary Tyler Moore Show.
Easter Ham Questions Answered By Kowalski's Meat ExpertIf you celebrate Easter, there's a good chance there's a ham involved. And though they say variety is the spice of life, some of us wonder why there are so many choices when it comes to ham.