Viewers' Choice For Best Apple Orchard In MN: Pine TreeMinnesota knows its apples. The U of M developed the Sweet Tango, the Zestar and the state fruit -- The Honey Crisp. Orchards are brimming with people, trying to get their hands on those apples this time of year.
Croissant + Donut = Delicious 'Cronut'Cronuts -- the new “it” food is debuting in Minneapolis. The newest pastry sensation has made its way into the Twin Cities. Cronuts are the perfectly blended treat that combines croissants and donuts.
DeRusha Eats At Nadia CakesNadia Cakes in Maple Grove has people lining up for their delicious cupcakes. And the story of how the shop's owner ended up in Minnesota is perfect for Mother's Day weekend.
Best Of Minnesota: BakeryThe hunt for Best of Minnesota: Bakery saw the biggest response from WCCO viewers in the history of the franchise.
DeRusha Eats: The Sweets Behind 14 Minn. RestaurantsFor some of us, it's the best part of eating out -- that bite of dessert after the meal. One Twin Cities pastry chef has a unique job. She's in charge of desserts for 14 different restaurants.
Interview: Anne Rucker Of Bogart Loves BakeryBaker Anne Rucker had the hungry patrons of the Fulton and Kingfield Farmers Markets lined up each weekend over this past summer for fresh made donuts and other treats from her Bogart Loves Bakery. Brioche donuts with flavors like Nutella, maple bacon, and browned butter have made this first-time market vendor a fast favorite.
Curiocity: Boy Or Girl? The Gender-Reveal Cake TrendMove over icing gels and stencils, bakeries across the nation are proving it's what's inside that truly counts. And that's no exception here in Minnesota. A local bakery in Edina is flipping the methods of message -- putting the news inside the cake, rather than on top.
Best Bread Shops In The Twin CitiesBread ... it's one of those things where if you're good at baking it, it's the best. But if you're like me and bread isn't in your culinary skill-set, there's nothing like buying a good loaf of bread or finding the perfect baguette. Check out this list of places in the Twin Cities to get a carb-overload (in no particular order.)
Finding Minnesota: Jerabek’s Serves Up Homemade TasteThere is a place right in the Twin Cities that makes cookies, cakes and pies ... the old-fashioned way. Jerabek's New Bohemian Bakery and Coffeehouse is located on the westside of St. Paul.
Best Cupcakes In The Twin CitiesCupcakes are everywhere you look these days and it seems like the opportunities are endless. I have spent a fair amount of time in my own kitchen trying to replicate the amazing-looking cupcakes I see nightly on the Food Network and in blogs from across the country. But it's time for me to stop doing all the hard work! Let's see what the pros in the Twin Cities are creating.