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.
1-On-1 Interview: Vikings Coach Kevin O'Connell Talks Culture, Expectations, Living In MinnesotaWCCO's Jason DeRusha sat down with Vikings coach Kevin O'Connell to talk football, family and fan expectations.
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.
'A Giant In Every Way': Chef Jack Riebel Has DiedJack Riebel, one of Minnesota's most accomplished and beloved chefs, has died.
Meet Two Women Shaping The Next Generation Of The Twin Cities Food Scene Spoon & Stable’s chef and owner Gavin Kaysen is both a local and a national celebrity, appearing in magazine photos and TV cooking segments. But the team that keeps Spoon And Stable a tough reservation to nab is vast, and two of the next generation leaders are both young and women.
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.
List Of 2021 Restaurant Holiday Gift Card Deals In MinnesotaIt’s the best time of the year if you’re looking for a great deal on restaurant gift cards. Spend $100, get $20. Spend $100, get $25. Spend $25, get $5. It’s the perfect way to say “thank you” to coworkers, or your babysitter, or a great gift for family and friends.
An Inside Look At The New Dayton's ProjectOn Monday, for the first time in four years, people will be going to their offices inside the old Dayton's building in downtown Minneapolis.
'So Much History, So Many Stories': Retail Set To Return To Newly Refurbished Downtown Dayton'sThirty-five local vendors are setting up beneath the chandelier that used to light up the Max Factor and Revlon counters.
Dave Chappelle, Justin Bieber Spotted At Minneapolis' Lotus Restaurant Over The WeekendMinneapolis had some special visitors stop by some iconic spots this weekend.
DeRusha Eats: Meet The Get Down Coffee Co.'s Head Roaster, C.J. Porter BornFrom a young age, C.J. Porter Born was drawn to the coffee roaster.
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.
Jeremiah Program Helps Single Moms And Kids Build A Better FutureFor more than 20 years, the Jeremiah Program has helped single moms go to college, and helped their kids get ready for school, and volunteers are making an impact.
Nation’s First Somali Shopping Center, Karmel Mall In Minneapolis, Packed With Delicious Food OptionsFrom deep fried, spiced Tilapia in Willo's, to the sweet and spicy Somali Tea at Hamdi, the Twin Cities Somali mall, Karmel Mall, is surprise after surprise.
No More State Fair Cups? Fair Runs Into Supply Shortages And Cost IncreasesShort supply has led to price increases in things like packaging, paper goods, chicken, beef and labor costs have increased since 2019, when vendors were paying employees closer to $10 or $11 an hour. Now $15 an hour is a common wage.