Mike's Mix: Lost In Translation At Restaurant AlmaEvery week on Saturday, Mike Augustyniak goes in search of a new cocktail idea from a local mixologist. Just in time for Valentine's Day, Mike heads to a place that's special for so many couples -- Restaurant Alma in Minneapolis
Twin Cities Recognized Among James Beard Award SemifinalistsSeveral Twin City institutions, restaurateurs and chefs were named among the semifinalists for the 2015 James Beard Awards Wednesday. The semifinalists were chosen by the Restaurant and Chef Awards committee from a group of over 35,000 submissions nationwide .
The Most Romantic Restaurants In MinnesotaHere are a few ideas for a night out with that special someone.
Best Restaurants With Organic Food In MinnesotaFor a great meal done the organic way, these restaurants are the most delicious and dedicated in Minnesota.
DeRusha Eats: Mpls. Public Schools' True Food Chef CouncilAt Steven Brown's award-winning Tilia in south Minneapolis, you won't find mac and cheese on the "Cootie Catcher" kids' menu. The shrimp fried rice is good, real, scratch cooking. But Brown's making good kids' food inside and out of his restaurant.
MN Chefs, Restaurants Get James Beard Semifinalist NodsThere's no denying the culinary prowess coming out of Twin Cities kitchens today. Several Minnesota chefs and restaurants are consistently recognized on a national scale -- and by the prestigious James Beard Award Foundation.
Restaurant Alma, La Belle Vie Top Zagat's Local PicksZagat 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.
Best Tasting Menus In MinnesotaHere is a list of several restaurants around Minnesota that feature tasting menus.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Alex Roberts, Part 2Alex Roberts may be a highly accomplished chef with a James Beard Award under his belt and several successful restaurants, but his grace and humility when it comes to leaving a mark on the culinary world is what propels him into true greatness.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Alex Roberts"There are a lot of doctors out there but there aren't a lot of chefs." Those were the words, coupled with a grandfather's urge to follow one's God-given talents, that changed the course of Alex Roberts' life.
Best Tasting Menus In The Twin CitiesWith 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.
Best Chef Tasting Menus In The Twin CitiesNobody 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.