8 Twin Cities Chefs, 3 Mpls. Restaurants Named Semifinalists For James Beard AwardsEight Twin Cities chefs and three restaurants have been named semifinalists in the most prestigious awards given to the nation’s restaurants and chefs.
Rockford High School Boasts High-Tech Garden, 'Rock Star' ChefOn an early Tuesday morning, the only real sound in Rockford High School's cafeteria is the sizzle of a large pan loaded with vegetables. Chef Harlan Adelman is preparing mirepoix for soup and sandwich day.
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.
Kim Johnson Works With Doctors To Curb SleepwalkingKim Johnson's wake-up call though did finally come last May when a sleepwalking incident caused concern for her and the rest of the morning team.
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: 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.
Best 2019 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.
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.
Inside The Most Expensive Home On The Minnesota Market: A $14M Dream House On Lake MinnetonkaThe most expensive home listed for sale in Minnesota is a dream house on Lake Minnetonka.
Inside The Most Expensive Home On The Minneapolis MarketEver wonder what kind of home you could get in Minneapolis for $5.4 million? Well, look no further than 2427 E Lake of the Isles Parkway.
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.