La Belle Vie

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Best Bars To Spend Your Tax Return/Celebrate End of Tax Day In Minnesota

You’ve worked hard all year, now is the time to splurge.

04/09/2015

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Mike’s Mix: Far North Cobbler

Every week, Mike Augustyniak picks a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week he’s dabbling in a cobbler from La Belle Vie. What’s a cobbler, you ask? Read on!

11/07/2014

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Mike’s Mix: Cocoa Bumbo

Every week, Mike Augustyniak picks a new cocktail recipe from a local mixologist. This week he’s learning about rum with a chocolaty concoction from La Belle Vie in Minneapolis.

10/31/2014

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DeRusha Eats: La Belle Vie’s Diane Yang

Diane Yang may be small in stature, but she’s a big force in La Belle Vie’s kitchen. “This is my corner of the kitchen. It’s nice because we have the window,” Yang said. “We’re the only place in the kitchen that has a window, so it keeps us sane.” As executive pastry chef of the top restaurant in the Twin Cities, Yang and her team are setting the standard for desserts.

03/08/2014

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Best Prix Fixe Meals For Valentine’s Day In Minnesota

For a romantic Valentine’s Day dinner, book a table for two at one of these Minnesota restaurants.

01/29/2014

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DeRusha Eats: Champagne At La Belle Vie, Thomas Liquors

We have a couple of days until Christmas and New Year’s Eve and when you’re looking to celebrate, it has to be about champagne. For a lot of us, finding the right bubbly can be intimidating and confusing.

12/21/2013

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Guide To Minnesota For The Holidays

Check this out if you think there is nothing to do this holiday season in Minnesota.

12/21/2013

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Restaurant Alma, La Belle Vie Top Zagat’s Local Picks

Zagat has just released its annual guide to America’s best restaurants, and if you’re looking for the best meal in Minnesota, you’ll have to head to Northeast Minneapolis. Click here to read the full top 10 list.

12/04/2013

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Butcher & The Boar Wins Charlie Award For Best Restaurant

Chances are you’ve got an award-winning restaurant or dish right outside your back door, and many of them were honored Sunday night. The third annual Charlie Awards were held at the Pantages Theater in Minneapolis.

11/18/2013

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DeRusha Eats: Date Night Edition

This week, it’s all about DeRusha Eats: Date Night Edition. With the State Fair going, that’s traditionally one of the slowest times of the year for non-fair restaurants, and it’s a great time to try out a place you’ve been waiting to get into.

08/17/2013

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Best Tasting Menus In Minnesota

Here is a list of several restaurants around Minnesota that feature tasting menus.

07/24/2013

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Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl’s Top 5 Minneapolis Food And Drink Tourist Attractions

Hundreds of thousands of people visit Minneapolis every year, eat at restaurants, drink local brews, and enjoy all that the city has to offer. So Dara decided to make a Top 5 for them! What are the places we can brag about that are basically within walking distance of Loring Park? Dara knows!

07/01/2013

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Off The Menu Guests From Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl: 4/6/13

With “No Reservations”, Dara dove headfirst into another version of “Off the Menu” on Saturday . It was Anthony Bourdain from the Travel Channel plus Best Pizza slices and pastry chef’s on this week’s show.

04/09/2013

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Dara’s Moskowitz Grumdahls Top 5 Pastry Chefs

The fanciest restaurants in the Twin Cities do many things well, but maybe the most unique and artful of them are the pastries and desserts. This Saturday, it was the top 5 Pastry Chefs in the Twin Cities according to Dara!

04/01/2013

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DeRusha Eats: La Belle Vie Celebrates 15 Years

It is a rare achievement in the restaurant world to stay in business for 15 years, but La Belle Vie has done it. It’s the place you go for an anniversary or special occasion, but now La Belle Vie is celebrating its own birthday.

03/23/2013

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Curiocity: A Chef’s Profile Of Mike DeCamp, Part 2

When La Belle Vie turns 15 this month, the man responsible for a significant portion of its success will also be the man “stuck” back in the kitchen.

03/12/2013

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DeRusha Eats: Share Our Strength Cakewalk

All the city’s top pastry chefs are at the Share Our Strength Cakewalk — a fundraiser to fight childhood hunger.

03/09/2013

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Off The Menu With Dara Moskowitz Grumdahl and Chad Hartman: 3/7/13

Dara joined Chad with some great tips on places around Minnesota to get your “eat on”! Here are a few of the places she mentioned on this week’s show.

03/07/2013

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Curiocity: A Chef’s Profile Of Mike DeCamp, La Belle Vie

You could say he’s a dime a dozen. From the incredible kitchen at La Belle Vie, Chef de Cuisine Mike DeCamp leans on years of experience and a natural talent instead of the now-typical route of culinary school or collegiate courses.

03/05/2013

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Curiocity: MN Restaurants, Chefs Named James Beard Semifinalists

We’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.

02/19/2013

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Local Chef Cooks Up Valentine’s Day Recipe

Forget to make dinner reservations for Valentine’s Day? You can make it up to your special someone by cooking up a romantic dish.

02/07/2013

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Mpls. Chefs Unite to Help Minnesotans Lose Weight

Several Minneapolis chefs are uniting online to help Minnesotans achieve their weight lose resolutions in 2013.

12/31/2012

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Best Mediterranean Cuisine In The Twin Cities

The Twin Cities area has a few great Mediterranean restaurants to try out. If eating and staying healthy is a must, then the Mediterranean diet is right for you.

10/17/2012

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Best Tasting Menus In The Twin Cities

With so many wonderful restaurants and chefs in the Twin Cities area, wouldn’t it be great to sample the best of each chef’s menu? Listed below are some of the most popular tasting menus in the area, with most of these restaurants also focusing on local, Midwest ingredients.

07/25/2012

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Best Chef Tasting Menus In The Twin Cities

Nobody knows better than a chef what is the best thing leaving their kitchen. At very good restaurants, the servers know this and can help steer you in the right direction. Tasting menus take the guess work out of it though.

CBS Minnesota–12/23/2010

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