Summer is a delicious season of fresh produce, outdoor cooking and refreshing treats.
Now that it’s beach season, maybe you’re trying to eat healthier. So Matt Brickman sought out the best salad in Minnesota, and WCCO viewers sent him to Crossroads Deli in Minnetonka, famous for their strawberry chicken salad.
Nancy Bauer knows a thing or two about strawberries. She and her husband, Bill, have been growing them at Bauer Berry Farm in Champlin since 1977. But this year, strawberries are off the picking menu right now. The cold Spring and late snow pushed back strawberry season by almost three weeks to peak around the 4th of July holiday, when many customers are out of town. Some producers are worried.
Now is the time for rhubarb! It is so abundant this time of year that kids are selling it to raise funds for disaster relief and bloggers just can’t get enough of the fruit vegetable.