My Minnesota grandma's ubiquitous holiday salad was what was colloquially referred to as an "ambrosia." Your grandma probably had one, too: Jello whipped together with Cool Whip, Maraschino cherries, mandarin oranges, mini-marshmallows, and pecans. As a kid, the nuts made me look at the thing with ... More >>
Bluegrass Beer Mason's Restaurant & Barre $8 'Twas the first snowstorm of the season, and all through downtown, people scurried to find a stiff drink to down. So was the case when we stumbled, frozen and stiff-legged, into Mason's Restaurant & Barre. Sitting on the corner of 6th and Hennepin, fla ... More >>
Rachel HuttonDavid Bedford in the fieldYou may not know David Bedford's name, but you've certainly tasted his work. As one of the inventors of the Honeycrisp apple--also known as Minnesota's official state fruit--his job entails tasting (sometimes up to 500 apples in a day) and creating the p ... More >>
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