Yesterday the Minneapolis/St. Paul Business Journal reported that Phillips Distilling Co. is set to release the 20th flavor variety in its line of UV Vodka, and this one's a spicy little number. Adding a Sriracha-flavored vodka is an especially smart move by the Minneapolis-based company, ... More >>
Not too long ago, Mexican food in the Twin Cities was inedible. Dig if you will the picture of those awful Purple Rain-era nachos: heaping mounds of stale tortilla-chip shards and detritus covered with mild Pace Picante sauce, fortified with browned hamburger and topped off with sour cream, grated o ... More >>
Mr. Mustachios pulled away from the Nomad World Pub and onto the downtown Minneapolis streets this week. The truck isn't new, but this was our first time visiting them. Co-owned by Nomad manager Kevin Kane, the truck's name grew from a Movember campaign, when Kane encountered some difficulty sprouti ... More >>
A closer look at some of the hottest plates in restaurants around the metro
Opening up the stockings Christmas morning is full of comforts from childhood: orange, apple, chocolate, maybe some socks, which is all useful, if snoozy. Why not surprise the food fan or bar chef in your life with some of these affordable and fun finds? They get to experiment wi ... More >>
We have lots of Oktoberfest celebrations to look forward to next month, but the grandaddy of them all is at Black Forest Inn, and they get a leg up on the competition by starting the festivities relatively early. The celebration starts tonight at 6 p.m. and goes all the way until October 7. Her ... More >>
Bradlee Dean came to south Minneapolis last week to pick up some steak sauce with his wife and they were shocked by what they saw. "My wife looked around at this particular area where these foreigners live, and these are people that are trying to implement their foreign law into America," Dean told ... More >>
The Twin Cities has plenty of options for Mexican food, but don't overlook a little place in south Minneapolis that is offering some of the best tacos in town. Las Teresitas, just off Highway 62 East and 34th Avenue South, has an excellent selection of tacos, burritos, and a wide variety of other Me ... More >>
Who has the best Twin Cities tube steaks?While the Twin Cities may not exactly be Chicago where hot dogs are concerned, we've still managed to establish a pretty diverse sausage scene. There are a few familiar faces on this list of Top 10 best places to grab a wiener, including past City Pages Be ... More >>
Red posts a joke more offensive than sauerkraut pizza.If you enter the front door at Red's Savoy Pizza on E. Seventh Street in St. Paul, it can take several moments for your eyes to adjust to the dim, windowless, blue-collar pizzeria, which is known for its gruff schtick--a sign warns that th ... More >>
Photos by Nikki MillerGerman kuchenThe scene is a community center basement in rural South Dakota. Your ticket in hand, you wait in line as one after another, satiated women and very pregnant-looking men, suspenders stretched over their stuffed bellies, exit the dining room, freeing up space for ... More >>
Vote now for the Blue Door's next burger!The Blue Door Pub has winnowed down its list of candidates for its Burger of the Moment contest and is asking fans to help pick a winner. The list looks pretty interesting, between the Kaiser, with its mix of ham, sauerkraut, Muenster and Swiss, a Gree ... More >>
Time to try sauerkraut pie.Sauerkraut on pizza? You betcha. It has quite a following at Red Savoy, actually. Pizza Nea is putting out a new version of the concept this week, in partnership with Kramarczuk's down the street, to celebrate its eighth anniversary in Northeast. The pizza matches the ... More >>
You never need an excuse to eat a sandwich, maybe just a reminder now and then. Here's your reminder.
Downtown Minneapolis's new 112 Eatery conquers, serves the Holy Grail: Cozy, cheap, charming fine dining till 1:00 a.m.