10 Twin Cities Chefs, 2 Restaurants Are James Beard SemifinalistsThe James Beard Foundation Awards are often considered the premiere award of the culinary world.
DeRusha Eats: Inside The New Restaurant AlmaThere is always a buzz inside the Alma compound, blocks from the University of Minnesota and the Mississippi River. There are scallops to be cooked and guests to be helped at this new, yet old restaurant.
13 Local Chefs, Restaurants Land On James Beard Semifinalist ListThirteen Twin Cities restaurants or chefs have been named semifinalists for the most prestigious award in the culinary world, the James Beard Foundation Award.
Mike's Mix: Cafe AlmaEach week, Mike Augustyniak finds a new cocktail from a local mixologist. This week, he learned how to make two of Café Alma's gorgeous new cocktails from owner Alex Roberts.
DeRusha Eats: 2016 In ReviewThe big wins of 2016 were all about casual dining with big flavors and big heart.
Mike's Mix: Lost In Translation At Restaurant AlmaEvery week on Saturday, Mike Augustyniak goes in search of a new cocktail idea from a local mixologist. Just in time for Valentine's Day, Mike heads to a place that's special for so many couples -- Restaurant Alma in Minneapolis
Twin Cities Recognized Among James Beard Award SemifinalistsSeveral Twin City institutions, restaurateurs and chefs were named among the semifinalists for the 2015 James Beard Awards Wednesday. The semifinalists were chosen by the Restaurant and Chef Awards committee from a group of over 35,000 submissions nationwide .
The Most Romantic Restaurants In MinnesotaHere are a few ideas for a night out with that special someone.
Best Restaurants With Organic Food In MinnesotaFor a great meal done the organic way, these restaurants are the most delicious and dedicated in Minnesota.
DeRusha Eats: Mpls. Public Schools' True Food Chef CouncilAt Steven Brown's award-winning Tilia in south Minneapolis, you won't find mac and cheese on the "Cootie Catcher" kids' menu. The shrimp fried rice is good, real, scratch cooking. But Brown's making good kids' food inside and out of his restaurant.
MN Chefs, Restaurants Get James Beard Semifinalist NodsThere's no denying the culinary prowess coming out of Twin Cities kitchens today. Several Minnesota chefs and restaurants are consistently recognized on a national scale -- and by the prestigious James Beard Award Foundation.
Restaurant Alma, La Belle Vie Top Zagat's Local PicksZagat has just released its annual guide to America's best restaurants, and if you're looking for the best meal in Minnesota, you'll have to head to Northeast Minneapolis. Click here to read the full top 10 list.
Best Tasting Menus In MinnesotaHere is a list of several restaurants around Minnesota that feature tasting menus.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Alex Roberts, Part 2Alex Roberts may be a highly accomplished chef with a James Beard Award under his belt and several successful restaurants, but his grace and humility when it comes to leaving a mark on the culinary world is what propels him into true greatness.
Curiocity: A Chef's Profile Of Alex Roberts"There are a lot of doctors out there but there aren't a lot of chefs." Those were the words, coupled with a grandfather's urge to follow one's God-given talents, that changed the course of Alex Roberts' life.