DeRusha Eats: Fresh-Made Pasta On The Menu At Waconia High SchoolWhen you think of farm-to-table food, you might imagine fresh produce or local meats. But how about pasta? That’s what they make fresh every day at Waconia High School.
DeRusha Eats: School Lunches At Prior Lake-Savage SchoolsThey are the busiest restaurants in the southern Twin Cities suburbs -- 10 Prior Lake–Savage schools serve around 4,500 lunches every day.
Mendoberri Celebrates A Decade Of Bringing Local, Chef-Inspired Food To The SuburbsIt is hard to overstate how big a risk it was in 2010 to open a chef-driven restaurant, focused on local sustainable produce and proteins, in a strip mall in the southern suburbs of St. Paul.
How A Walk Around A Minneapolis Lake Led To Love & An Uptown RestaurantNot many restaurant stories start with a run around a Minneapolis lake, but Kate Sidoti wouldn't live in Minnesota, running her own restaurant, if not for that one single moment when she saw the man who would become her husband.
Fig + Farro Overcame Challenges To Become A Top U.S. Vegetarian EateryMichelle Courtright's dream is as atypical as her path to becoming a Minneapolis restaurant owner.
DeRusha Eats: Best Sparkling Wines To Try This Holiday SeasonWhen you think of wine between Christmas and New Year’s Day, you probably think about bubbles and champagne.
DeRusha Eats: St. Paul's Legendary Lexington Is ResurrectedIt doesn't get much more iconic than The Lexington in St. Paul, which has undergone a true renaissance.
New Yorkers Say Joey Nova's In Tonka Bay Has Real-Deal New York-Style PizzaThe humble strip mall location is nothing special, but Joey Nova's is nestled along the shores of Lake Minnetonka, near Mound, Wayzata, and Excelsior.
Why Is Mama's A St. Paul Staple? 'It's Not Just The Pizza'To make it more than 55 years in the restaurant business, it takes more than a great crust, or sauce or toppings. And Mama’s Pizza is more than just its terrific pizza.
DeRusha Eats: Angelo’s Pizza In South St. PaulIf a square-cut slice of pizza can be directly linked to a town, Angelo’s is South Saint Paul.
DeRusha Eats: Latuff’s Pizzeria