Paul Farmer

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2013

    Brother Ali set to perform and present at Nobel Peace Prize Forum

    After the sold-out success of last year's socially conscious Nobel Peace Prize Forum, Augsburg College will once again be hosting the three-day event geared around raising awareness and understanding within the areas of human rights, business and economics, health and science, as well as the arts. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2012

    Weekend Checklist: Augustana, The Current Birthday Party, Beer Dabbler, Los Campesinos!

    ​"Winterlude, Winterlude, oh darling Winterlude by the road tonight Tonight there will be no quarreling Everything is gonna be all right"-Bob Dylan

  • Blogs

    April 20, 2011

    Wolf's extra virgin honey: 100 Favorite Dishes, no. 8

    Extra virgin...honey?​Move over EVOO, it's time for EVH to get the attention it deserves. Raw, or extra virgin honey, like this jar from Wolf Farms in western Wisconsin, is not heated or filtered--the unprocessed stuff may contain cappings wax, bits of propolis and pollen--and along with it all ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2011

    Whole Foods vegan greens vs. Triple Rock free bacon this Week in Food

    No matter what may come, bacon will be there. ​ The New Year has commenced. Get your 2011 eat on with vegan greens, free bacon, and cheap date night this Week in Food. Monday 1/3 With people packed into the gym like sardines this week, it's clear that losing weight once again tops the mass list ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    September 29, 2010

    Heartland launches ambitous complex in Lowertown

    St. Paul's most lauded restaurant thinks big

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Brit's Bastille Day, trivia, and real food rule The Week in Food

    Rachel HuttonAre you smarter than this guy?​It's a week of mixed emotions and varying intellectual states. Battle it out over random facts with men in tights on Tuesday; discover how to eat local over the weekend. In between, raise money for cancer. Monday 7/12 Coeliacs love pasta too. Learn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2010

    Lenny Russo: Chef Chat, Part I

    ​Stunning is the scope of Heartland's move to Lowertown, from its current location at 1806 St. Clair Ave. Heartland Restaurant & Farm Direct Market, scheduled to open on Thursday, July 15, 2010, will be in the Market House building, a 1902 warehouse across the street from the St. Paul Farmer's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 24, 2010

    Azia does tequila 101, Bulldog does nerd-fest: The Week in Food

    ​ There's lots of learning on the menu this week from French cooking to how to eat local to being vegan. Avoid brain overload with plenty of wine and beer tastings, as well as tequila. Mm . . . tequila. Monday, 5/24 We don't care where the wine comes from, as long as we've got a full glass. I ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 17, 2010

    Salsa Lisa vs. Gimemo vs. Snappy Dog Salsas: Food Fight

    ​We here at Hot Dish are partial to making our own salsa--tomatillos, red onion, garlic, cilantro, and lime, with a few pulses in the food processor--but sometimes, in a pinch, we'll pick up a jar of the stuff. A lot of the big supermarket brands always taste so flat, like the veggies have bee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 26, 2010

    St. Paul Farmer's Market: opening weekend!

    ​ Despite a slight drizzle, the peeps were out at the St. Paul Farmer's Market this weekend. Along with many old favorite vendors, there were a few new guys, too, most notably the fantastic gelato stand. They were already out of maple bacon gelato, but we plan on going earlier next week to get a ... More >>

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    September 15, 2008
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    October 24, 2007
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    February 14, 2001
  • Books

    February 17, 1999

    The House of Lot

    A Minneapolis neighborhood wants to put homes back on skinny urban properties. But will the city cooperate?

  • News

    June 3, 1998

    Goodbye Golden Boy

    Baby Boomers and Block E. Preservation and parks. Urban history and virtual reality. Outgoing city planning director Paul Farmer on the politics and passions that got him fired.

  • News

    February 12, 1997

    Out With the New, In With the Old

    In Minneapolis and elsewhere, proponents of the New Urbanist planning movement are promising a new tomorrow -- one that looks a lot like yesterday.