Larry D'Amico

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2012

    James Beard Award finalists include Twin Cities names - Updated

    ‚ÄčThe James Beard award semifinalist list was announced today, and on the list were some familiar names. The awards were established in 1990 and named for chef, food writer, and celebrated lover of life, James Beard. The awards are the highest honor available to food professionals. Part of why the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 28, 2011

    Cake and Pasta tomorrow at D'Amico & Sons

    Happy Birthday to me!‚ÄčIt's like a pasta happy hour.  In celebration of Larry D'Amico's birthday select stores are offering half off their signature pastas served with a side of birthday cake tomorrow, Friday July 29th beginning at 4pm.  Just show this image at the store. One per person a ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    June 22, 2011

    Bread & Pickle upgrades concessions at Lake Harriet

    Barbette executive chef created the menu

  • Blogs

    November 25, 2010

    Don Saunders of In Season: Chef Chat, part 2

    Christine ChovanChef Don Saunders of In Season restaurant​Today we continue our talk with Don Saunders, chef of the new In Season restaurant in south Minneapolis. (Here's part 1 of the interview.) Saunders, who first entered the Twin Cities restaurant scene as a server, tells us about a clums ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 5, 2010

    Top restaurateurs vie for lucrative Lake Harriet concessions contract

    Will Lake Harriet keep up with the concessions Joneses?​With the success of park operators Tin Fish (Calhoun) and Sea Salt (Minnehaha Falls), more local restaurateurs are eyeing the high-profile and potentially lucrative Lake Harriet concessions contract available in 2011. Rodney White holds t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 23, 2009

    James Beard Awards finalists announced

    See which locals made the short list for this year's foodie Oscars...

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2008

    No mas

    D'Amico & Partners fired 15 veteran Hispanic workers at the close of business yesterday after they f ... More >>

  • News

    October 26, 2005

    The Diva of Downtown

    With her gaudy campaign chest and indelicate manners, Lisa Goodman acts like she runs City Hall. Maybe she does.