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  • Blogs

    March 26, 2014

    Beer of the Week: Boom Island's Brimstone

    Minnesota beer talk is often overshadowed by the IPA and, in recent Beer of the Week honorees, by heavier, cold weather beers. Well, this week's spotlight falls on Brimstone from Boom Island, the veteran (by Minnesota standards) brewery founded in 2011 which recently moved to a larger facility on Wa ... More >>

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    March 5, 2014

    Couple launches Kickstarter for waffle ambulance [VIDEO]

    Your wildest waffle dreams may soon come true. Last week, Minnesotan couple Shana Antonissen and Tony McMullin launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund their groundbreaking food truck concept, "91Waffle." Their idea is to serve sweet and savory waffle sandwiches out of an '89 Ford Diesel ambul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2013

    Beer of the Week: Coconut Curry Hefeweizen from New Belgium

    This week's Beer of the Week comes to us from New Belgium Brewing in Fort Collins, CO. They're best known for their year-round amber ale, Fat Tire, but the brewers at New Belgium have recently developed a whole new series of beers that focus on bold flavors and uncommon styles.Bryan Simpson from New ... More >>

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    July 26, 2013

    Friday brewery round-up: Minnesota Food Truck Rally and more

    Everyone seems to have enjoyed Cocktails at the Castle last night at ASI (if you missed it this time around, they'll be hosting another one soon), but it's the weekend now and the weekend is time for beer. Top billing goes to the very first Great Minnesota Food Truck Rally at Harriet Brewing th ... More >>

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    July 24, 2013
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    June 18, 2013

    Surly launches SeVIIn, their seventh-anniversary brew

    Surly, the Brooklyn Center brewery with the ravenous cult following and huge presence in the local beer scene, is celebrating its seventh anniversary with a party at the Varsity Theater. The star of the party is, as always, the beer, and Surly looks to keep up its tradition of doing something differ ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2013

    St. Paul man's car is stolen; daughter finds it from halfway across the world

    Think Facebook is good for nothing? Think again.SEE ALSO: Andy Driscoll, KFAI host, duped by The Onion's "Drone Flyover" inauguration photo [IMAGE] A St. Paul's man stolen car was found by his daughter, who is studying abroad in Antwerp, Belgium, thanks to a photo she saw while scrolling through the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 25, 2013

    Bleached: Jet lag and smoking pot is not a good combination

    Most people can't imagine venturing into a career with their sibling, but it's safe to say that California sisters Jessica and Jennifer Clavin have what it takes. From growing up in Los Angeles, to playing in their former band Mika Miko, to branching off and touring the world as Bleached, they've be ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2012

    Beer fests abound in and around the Twin Cities

    The proliferation of beer fests in and around the Twin Cities is getting intense. You can't turn around anymore without tripping over at least one celebration of suds. They are getting so thick that most weekends offer more than one to choose from. I've spent the last three Saturdays imbibing at som ... More >>

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    September 12, 2012
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    July 25, 2012
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    June 27, 2012

    Bon Iver book Radio City Music Hall residency, unveil Bjork cover

    Bon Iver have been on quite a never-ending trek since they played the Orpheum Theatre back in September. And Justin Vernon and company are definitely a different band now -- at least in terms of public perception and recognition. Long-time supporters won't be surprised that their Grammy-winning mate ... More >>

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    June 6, 2012
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    April 25, 2012

    Republic to add 25 new taps by May

    If you're already a fan of their happy hour specials, fish tacos, and garlic confit burger, you'll be pleased to learn that Republic at Seven Corners plans to add another 25 taps to its already wide selection of draft beers by May.

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2012

    Carl Flink of Black Label Movement: When dance informs science

    ​In Jonathan Swift's A Modest Proposal the 18th-century satirist famously suggested that poor children in Ireland be eaten, rather than become a burden to their parents and country. Nearly 300 years later, science journalist John Bohannon made his own modest proposal, espousing that instead of for ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 2, 2012

    Surly is 11th best brewery in the world, says RateBeer

    Surly Furious was named RateBeer's best IPA. ​Surly is the 11th best brewery in the world, and Surly Furious is the best India Pale Ale in the universe, according to RateBeer's Best of 2012 results.RateBeer's rankings are based on analysis of over 3.5 million beer reviews. More than 140,000 beers ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 26, 2011

    Buffalo Moon, Reckless Ones profiled in this week's City Pages

    Photo by Emily Utne​One of the largest releases in the Twin Cities this week is the newest effort by bossa nova-inspired quintet Buffalo Moon, Selva Surreal, which City Pages writer Jeff Gage says "sounds like the work of a band that's figured out its true identity." Jeff also interviewed the band ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 10, 2011

    Beer or bust this week in food

    We're not even going to lie to you: If beer isn't your bag, this is the week to stay home. Practically every day is crammed with a beer dinner, pairing, sampling, or class on how to create the stuff yourself. Something about October must bring out everyone's inner brewmonster. 10/10 Brooklyn Brewi ... More >>

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    September 14, 2011
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    September 7, 2011
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    August 18, 2011

    Low release NYC subway-themed 'Especially Me' video

    ​Longtime audio/visual collaborators Low and local film and video director Phil Harder have churned out another stunning masterpiece together. The new clip for "Especially Me" -- from this year's C'Mon, the band's 9th full length release -- features vocalist/drummer Mimi Parker aboard a New Yo ... More >>

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    August 10, 2011

    Win Brew at the Zoo tickets for Friday night!

    Cool penguins, cold brews at the zoo​Cancel your plans for Friday night--chances are this will be way more fun. City Pages has four tickets to the Brew at the Zoo event that evening (a $180 value)--and you can win them for free! Brew at the Zoo is a beer-tasting event at the Minnesota Zoo tha ... More >>

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    June 27, 2011

    Beer dinners, caveman diets on this week's food calendar

    Awash in tasty German brews​The lead-up to a long weekend of Fourth of July tomfoolery is heavy on beer events, which will be handy for stretching out your stomach in anticipation of hot dogs and potato salad. Embrace it.

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    June 15, 2011
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    June 13, 2011

    Catching up with Steve Moore, the 'drummer at the wrong gig'

    No joke​A year ago, Steve Moore went viral. A video of his band, Rick K. & The Allnighters, had lain dormant on YouTube for years before an enterprising joker retitled it "this drummer is at the wrong gig." As of this writing, the video has been viewed 10,685,489 times. Shortly after the v ... More >>

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    April 20, 2011
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    April 18, 2011

    Easter brunch gorging and beer tasting this Week in Food

    Jana FreibandChocolate for breakfast? Totally acceptable on Easter Sunday.​If you're a fan of epic Sunday brunches, hollow chocolate bunnies, colored eggs, and the summer's sickest brews, this week is for you. Sure, one of those things is not like the others. You celebrate Easter your way, we' ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 7, 2011

    Eyedea's City Pages cover goes international

    ​​Two months ago, Gimme Noise announced our first ever cover art contest, the prize being a print of Michael Gaughan's beautiful painting of Eyedea that we commissioned for the annual "Year In Music" issue in December.Well we received a lovely little email today from a (super awesomely-named) ge ... More >>

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    February 18, 2011

    Mapping the world's drunkest countries

    Can American beer drinkers best the Germans? ​Wonder how your beer consumption compares to those of your counterparts in Belgium or Burkina Faso? The World Heath Organization recently released its comprehensive Global Status Report on Alcohol and Health (2011), which revealed some interesting ... More >>

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    January 25, 2011

    Dessert trend: Design your own chocolate bar

    chocomize.comSidle up to the bar​Like to mix and match? Well, we hope you have a lot of free time on your hands, because custom chocolate bar companies offer billions of flavor combinations for you to sift through. Yes, we said billion. Categories like fruits, spices, nuts, confections, and even ... More >>

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    January 10, 2011

    Blue Nile goes Belgian this Week in Food

    Say cheese at Ginger Hop. ​ Beer is the name of the game this week, punctuated with wild game, cheese, and pork five ways this Week in Food. Monday 1/10 There are more than 800 kinds of beers made in Belgium. Get a start on trying them all at Blue Nile, which will devote half of its taps to Bel ... More >>

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    October 14, 2010

    Where the Wild Beers Are: Rare, funky brews at Stub & Herb's Sunday

    www.flatearthbrewing.comBeers gone wild!​If you love your beers rare, wild, and sour, check out Where the Wild Beers Are, the the third-annual gathering for fans of wild and sour beers, Sunday from noon to 4 pm at Stub & Herb's. The event is essentially a "beer potluck" for obscure, funky be ... More >>

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    October 6, 2010

    Red Stag's Farm Fresh Feast benefits Emergency Foodshelf Network

    Tickets for the Red Stag Supperclub's Farm Fresh Feast are now available​Monday, October 11 will mark the inaugural Farm Fresh Feast at the Red Stag Supperclub in Northeast Minneapolis. This special farm to table dinner event will feature a prix fixe menu by Red Stag Chef Jason Blair, which ... More >>

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    July 28, 2010
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    July 14, 2010
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    June 30, 2010
  • Restaurants

    June 23, 2010

    Ringo offers worldly menu

    From South Korea to South Africa

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    March 31, 2010

    Apertif and Terra Waconia: Is the drive worth it?

    In search of good dining in the suburbs

  • Blogs

    December 28, 2009

    France 44 celebrates 50 years with 50 beers

    France 44 is hosting a free beer tasting this Wednesday featuring 50 craft brews.

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    July 15, 2009
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    May 13, 2009
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    January 12, 2009

    Let's bike like Europe

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    The biking world is jealous of Amsterdam ... More >>

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    August 27, 2008
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    January 16, 2008
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    September 10, 2007
  • Movies

    June 14, 2000

    Going Into Labor

    Two Marxist-minded Belgian brothers bring their prize-winning Rosetta to the new world of capital

  • Feature

    October 22, 1997

    The Last Waltz

    Belgian Waffle: Brussels's Compagnie Pierre Droulers leap above the pack in an otherwise indulgent edition of Montreal's International Festival of New Dance.

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    May 21, 1997

    Internet, Book, Video, Music

    Art Crimes, Susan Welch, Amiri Baraka, Edward Humes, Garry Wills, The Wife, Joseph Conrad's The Secret Agent, Sweet Nothing, Boz Scaggs, dEUS

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