Nokomis Lakeside Eatery Sandcastle To Close Permanently After Summer SeasonThe owners wrote, Sandcastle has been a joy, a beast, and a wonderful opportunity. They say the past couple years have been hard and they are looking for different things in life.
After Closing 2 Years Amid COVID, Edwards Dessert Kitchen Reopens In MinneapolisIt opened in 2018 as a dessert-only restaurant, along with beautiful wines and cocktails. In the reboot, there are now small savory plates, for people who don’t only want dessert.
Maria's Cafe In Minneapolis Has Minnesota's Best Pancakes, According To RankingsMeanwhile, Iowa's selection was Bluebird Diner in Iowa City, and Wisconsin's was Mickies Dairy Bar in Madison, where they offer cornmeal pancakes.
DeRusha Eats: North Loop's Billy Sushi Is Minnesota's Hottest RestaurantNo matter the day of the week or the weather outside, people are packed into Billy Sushi in the North Loop neighborhood of Minneapolis.
Mac-Groveland Neighborhood Ranked Minnesota's Best Place To LiveMac-Groveland wasn't the only St. Paul neighborhood to make the cut on Niche's list. St. Anthony Park and Summit Hill also placed within the top five spots.
St. Paul Is America's Best City... At Solving WordleMinnesota's capital city is home to some smart cookies, it seems, at least when it comes to word guessing games.
Study Finds Minnesota Is 4th-Best State To Raise A FamilyMinnesota earned praise for its high median family salary, low percentage of families in poverty and low separation and divorce rate.
DeRusha Eats: Nico's Tacos, Changing The Way We See TortillasAlejandro Victoria is owner and chef Nico’s Tacos and Tortilla Bar in Minneapolis and St. Paul. Since 2013, he's been serving classic recipes from his family and from his native Michoacán on Hennepin Avenue in the 612, and on Como in the 651.
Thanksgiving 2021: List Of Restaurants For Takeout Dinners, Meal Kits and PiesIf the pandemic taught us anything, it’s that many of us enjoyed not having to cook on Thanksgiving, and we enjoyed supporting local restaurants. Again in 2021, restaurants, caterers and bakeries are providing Thanksgiving meal kits to take out and re-heat at home.
Sammy Hagar To Play 2022 Lakefront Music Fest In Prior LakeHagar and his band The Circle will play July 8 at the Prior Lake event, which is held at Lakefront Park. Hagar is a member of the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. Hagar joins Toby Keith, Collective Soul and Ned LeDoux on the fest roster. One more artist is yet to be announced.
Minnesotans Living The Dream As Wine Makers in OregonThe rolling hills of Willamette Valley produce some of the most in-demand grapes and wines in the United States.
You Can Always Get What You Want? Mick Jagger Has 2 Juicy (Jucy) Lucys Before ConcertJagger also said he grabbed some local beers and visited Grumpy's in Northeast Minneapolis. He also addressed the crowd as "Sotans," as in "Hello Twin Cities! Hi there, you 'Sotans!"
Mike's Mix: 2 Drinks From Side Bar At Surdyk'sSide Bar at Surdyk's opened in June of 2021 as a compliment to the adjoining liquor, cheese, and deli shop. Here are recipes for two of their cocktails:
National Chicken Wing Shortage Leaves Many Restaurants Without The Popular ItemRay J's American Grill has been voted to have the best wings in Minnesota, but owners are having a hard time making sure their signature dish is available.
Hot Dogs Are Minnesota's Most Popular Barbecue ItemThe most popular in Minnesota, Wisconsin, Iowa and South Dakota: hot dogs. Only North Dakota went for hamburgers, among local states.