WCCO Saturday Morning Links (Jan. 30)It's a "warm" January weekend and there's no shortage of things to do. Check out the links below.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Hot Cocoa In MinnesotaIt looks like an Italian Alps Chalet; a small gingerbread house nestled right in downtown Forest Lake. It is called Daniela's, and the insides are as good as the outside.
5 Ways To Stay Warm At Vikings-Seahawks 'Tundra Bowl'The Vikings' first playoff game against the Seahawks this Sunday is set to be one of the coldest in recent history, with forecast temperatures at or below zero for most of the day.
Beyond The Eggnog: Your Holiday Drink GuideGo beyond the nog and try something a little different this holiday season. Here are five drinks that are far more creative than just another cup of eggnog.
Hot Chocolate Scalds Sixth Grader At Mankato HotelA South Dakota sixth grader is being treated for for serious burns because of a cup of hot chocolate. Luke Mentele has a second- and possibly a third-degree burn under his netting and bandages.
Finding Minnesota: Discovering Life In The Dead Of WinterIf all you see outside now are lifeless fields of brown and white, you're not looking closely enough. Naturalist Matt Schuth is ready to lead dozens of visitors on a long walk through the woods at the <a href="http://www.arboretum.umn.edu/classesonthemove.aspx" target="_blank">Arboretum</a> on Nov. 28.
Best Hot Chocolate In MinnesotaWith marshmallows, whipped cream, peppermint, sprinkles or straight up, the hot chocolate at these Minnesota spots helps get us through the winter.
Best Of Minnesota: Hot ChocolateThe aptly named Bread & Chocolate in St. Paul is home to WCCO viewer's favorite hot chocolate.
Best Hot Chocolate In MinnesotaTime to sip some hot chocolate by a roaring fire. So what's your favorite place to get a cup?
Drink Up: Best Recipes For Winter DrinksGet some of the best recipes for winter drinks.
Best Winter Dates In The Twin CitiesIt’s winter in Minnesota and that means snowstorms, bitter, cold days, and below freezing nights. But, it also means nights huddled next to a fire, sipping on hot chocolate and letting your significant other warm you up.
Bite Of Minnesota: Smoked Salt Caramel Hot ChocolateWhat is it about snowy nights that cause cravings for mugs of hot chocolate? It isn't like I am actually out in the snow and need to warm up.
Best Hot Cocoa In The Twin CitiesWhether you call it hot coco, hot cocoa, or hot chocolate, there is one thing we can agree on -- it is the perfect winter treat. So, if you are looking for places to pick up hot cocoa for your grown-up tastes, sit down at one of these establishments and have a sip.