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Solera Restaurant In Downtown Mpls. ClosesSolera Restaurant and Event Center in Minneapolis has closed its doors. The restaurant announced it was closed Saturday afternoon.
Best Places For Sangria In MinnesotaThere is never a bad time for a good sangria. Grab a friend and enjoy an afternoon, evening or night with a few glasses of that sweet, fruity wine concoction.
Surly Brewing Names Jorge Guzman As Executive Chef For New BrewerySurly Brewing has hired Jorge Guzman to be the executive chef for the new full service restaurant that will be a part of the $30-million plus destination brewery the company is planning to open. Guzman has been the executive chef at Solera in downtown Minneapolis for more than three years.
Best Upcoming Fashion Events In MinnesotaMark your calendar for these "can't miss" fashion events.
Wander Minnesota: Dining Al Fresco In MinneapolisIn just two weeks, the Minnesota State Fair opens. In other words: while warm weather can go into the fall, the official end of summer isn’t far away. Time to enjoy some patio and/or rooftop dining! Here are a few suggestions on the Minneapolis side of the river to get you going. Don’t worry, St. Paul, your turn is coming next week.
Best Sangria In MinnesotaSangria usually consists of wine, chopped-up fruit and a splash of brandy, but some of these restaurants bring their sangria drinks to the next level. Here are some Minnesota bars and restaurants to check out this summer.
Best Bars For Networking In MinnesotaThey say it's not what you know but who you know. So head on over to these networking hot spots in Minnesota and start meeting other like-minded professionals.
Best Tapas In MinneapolisRestaurants with a tapas, or small plates, menu are a fun way to explore new flavors and foods you might not try otherwise. So grab a group of friends or make it a date night and try some small plates at these Minneapolis locations.
Curiocity: A Taste Of Spain At SoleraBut how Spanish can a Spanish restaurant, like Solera, be in the United States, let alone in Minnesota? I was curious to say the least.
Curiocity: 'Farm In The Cities' Unites Diners, FarmersThe first annual "Farm in the Cities," slated for Sunday at Solera, has been coined as "a fundraising event to spotlight local farmers' foods and the restaurants that serve them." But at its core, it's so much more.
Best Outdoor Movies In The Twin CitiesDust off that can of bug spray and shake out those lawn blankets. If you're into watching movies, why not take it outside? Here is a list of some of the best places to see a movie under the stars. My experiences at each of these places are all unique, however, all will add to your fun of getting out of the house. Here are several of the best, in no particular order.