It was a particularly overcast day in the middle of a week of consecutive overcast days when we decided to stop by Potter's Pasties new brick-and-mortar location on Como Avenue. for a taste of their traditional tasty hand pies, the official food of depressing weather. The store is the latest in a we ... More >>
The new Uptown pub's grub prices are hard to swallow, but the drinks are nice
Mosaic Cafe opened its doors about two weeks ago in the Longfellow neighborhood of Minneapolis, near the intersection of Lake Street and Minnehaha Avenue, after undergoing quite a makeover from its former incarnation, Glacier's Cafe. Everything on the menu is made from scratch in-house (except for ... More >>
Traditional English fare lures kids and adults in south Minneapolis
Northeast hot spot the Anchor Fish and Chips plans to join the ever-growing fleet of Twin Cities food trucks when it launches its own mobile eatery on May 19, to coincide with the start of Art-A-Whirl.The Anchor (2011 winner in the Best Fries category) will open its truck for lunch at noon on Saturd ... More >>
The enjoyment of a ball game at Target Field is so much more than the final score. It's the crack of the bat, the vibrant green of the grass, the crisp Minnesota spring wind pinking cheeks, a serious-sized drink and a pile of calorie-rich foods. The big news in stadium food is not just that it now i ... More >>
We all know the feeling. We're stumbling down the sidewalk, our heads swimming with the effects of Irish Car Bombs and whatever that shot that tasted like a Butterfinger was called, and as we wobble and sway, we think: I could really go for a pizza right now--I mean I can't possibly w ... More >>
Hangin' with Cheech, Chong and Martha?Have you ever seen the pot-friendly duo mentioned in the same headline as Martha Stewart? Well, it's no typo as this week in Hot Dish had highs (get it?) and lows including those vastly different characters. In addition, several other good headlines hit the b ... More >>
Heinz debuts its new "dip and squeeze" ketchup packet.Heinz has redesigned its 1960s-era ketchup packets only to enable the uncivilized--not to mention dangerous--practice of eating while driving. The Wall Street Journal reports that Heinz had research subjects sit in fake minivans and eat ... More >>
LDHNY/FlickrLadies and gentlemen, start your slicing!Sure, you want to celebrate St. Patrick's Day tomorrow, but, no, you can't spend the entire day subsisting on green beer. We'd recommend a few other Irish-appropriate beverages plus several foodstuffs to sop up some of that alcohol--and h ... More >>
Sea Change, Anchor Fish & Chips among favorite new spots
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Northeast Minneapolis gets an ethnic eatery worth the wait
President Obama passes over ketchup in favor of Dijon. It's about time.
And other questions from the campaign trail
They Made their kids paint over the graffiti and throw out the gang clothes, and they thought they'd seen thelast of the 2-1 Click. Then one of their sons turned up dead in a richfield parking lot.