• Blogs

    July 14, 2014

    Not just for caffeine addicts: Lowry Hill Dunn Bros. introduces cocktails, wine, and beer

    Sanjeev and Loveleen Azad, owners of the new Dunn Bros. location near Hennepin and 25th, wanted to create a coffee shop that fits the feel of their neighborhood. The end result is less chain coffeeshop and more wine bar meets cocktail bar meets neighborhood hangout. See also: Muddy Pig and Pig and ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 1, 2010

    Dunn Brothers Coffee Lab debuts the latest coffee geek gadget

    Pour-over pots: Changes are brewing at Dunn Bros Coffee Lab...​About a year ago, Dunn Bros. owners took over a former franchise at University Ave and 280 and turned it into an experimental shop--or coffee lab. No more coffee as commodity: the focus is now on tailored brewing and made-to-order ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 5, 2010

    Dogwood Coffee Co. now open in Calhoun Square

    The writing's on the wall.​Yesterday morning, the much awaited Dogwood Coffee Co. began serving single brew coffee, cappuccino, espresso and other java drinks as well as some Rustica treats at the new Calhoun Square across from Kitchen Window. Sporting an open layout, church pew seating and a wood ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    Tiny Footprint Coffee sells enviro-friendly carbon-negative beans

    Roasted to carbon negative perfection​Tiny Footprint Coffee's tag line is "Small steps to big climate change," and the new company is doing quite well purveying what they call carbon-negative beans. Recently landing impressive coffee service contracts with Gustavus Adolphus College and Medtronic, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 23, 2010

    Gustavus corpse flower opens and shares its rotten-meat stench

    Via Titan Arum WebcamPerry the corpse flower, doing what comes naturally​Note to the Grunke brothers: When the thrill of digging up a corpse for sex no longer rings your ding-a-ling, there's always Perry the blooming corpse flower at Gustavus Adolphus College. And those condoms you brought to ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2010

    Corpse flower set to really stink out Gustavus

    Via WikipediaA corpse flower in the U.S. Botanic Gardens (yes, it stinks, too)​You could excited about the Titan Arum, or Amorphophallus titanum, that it will soon bloom at Gustavus Adolphus College. After all, it's only found naturally in the tropical rain forests of Sumatra. But what you re ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    March 12, 2008

    Ramsey is a coffee hot spot

    Some of the world's best java comes through the Minnesota town

  • Restaurants

    February 15, 2006

    Peaceable Kingdom

    Fair trade brews are popping up all over, but Peace Coffee is still a cup apart

  • Arts

    May 26, 1999

    Over There

    While American critics script eulogies for foreign film, this year's festival at Cannes suggests that reports of its death are an exaggeration

  • Restaurants

    December 9, 1998
  • News

    May 20, 1998

    Tigers' Keepers

    A real-life fairy tale in which the wild beasts are hunted, the jungle is a plantation, and the knight in shining armor hails from Apple Valley.

  • Movies

    April 23, 1997