Why Is There Still A Canning Lid Shortage?We're well into harvest season, not just for farmers but for at-home gardeners. And a problem that plagued them last summer and fall hasn't gone away.
DeRusha Eats: Market At Malcolm Yards Food HallSushi rolls, smash burgers, and vegetarian grain bowls – not a combination you’d expect at any one restaurant, but it feels right inside the Twin Cities newest food hall, The Market at Malcolm Yards.
Many Restaurant Job Applicants Aren't Showing Up For InterviewsWhile fully open, many Twin Cities bars and restaurants are having trouble filling their staff.
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.
Cinco De Mayo: Jason DeRusha's Recommended Latino-Owned Mexican RestaurantsThe history of May 5 dates to 1862, when Mexico’s Army beat the French at the Battle of Puebla. Today, you can celebrate by visiting one of the terrific Latino-owned restaurants in the Twin Cities.
Minnesota State Fair Swaps Food Parade For Walk-Around 'Kickoff To Summer'Instead of last year’s food parade, this year the Minnesota State Fairgrounds will have a walk-around event dubbed the "Kickoff To Summer At The Fair."
Bellecour Bakery Expanding Into St. PaulA popular west metro bakery is heading across the river into St. Paul.
‘Minnesota Rice’: Asian-American Chefs, Bartenders Launch Initiative To Raise Money To Stop Asian HateA team of local chefs is serving up a lesson in tolerance through food and drink.
'We're Going To Miss Them': Elk River Meats Closes After 50 YearsIt's the end of an era for a downtown Elk River staple.
Brit's Pub Reopens Its Doors After More Than Half A Year ShutteredAt the beginning of March last year, Brit's Pub was getting ready to celebrate its 30th year in downtown Minneapolis. Then, COVID-19 hit bringing a shutdown and restrictions.