There’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.
With marshmallows, whipped cream, peppermint, sprinkles or straight up, the hot chocolate at these Minnesota spots helps get us through the winter.
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.
To find the best cookies in the Twin Cities was no easy feat. There are an abundance of wonderful bakeries in the area. Over the last month, I have taste tested many of the cookies these bakeries have to offer.