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  • Blogs

    May 21, 2014

    Loon Liquors releases Loonshine, an organic white whiskey

    The micro-distillery spirits seem to be flooding out of local stills. Coming from southern Minnesota, Northfield's Loon Liquors recently released its first product "Loonshine." The spirit is un-aged or white whiskey that has a sort of whiskey/rum/tequila finish and works well in many different coc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 15, 2013

    10,000 Minutes of Minnesota Craft Beer 2013: Wednesday Events

    You've made it over the mid-week uphill battle, and it's time to go treat yourself to something ice-cold, refreshing, and definitely full o' hops. Since it's Craft Beer Week, this is the week to go out and indulge in some new craft beers and meet the brewing geniuses behind the beer. We've compile ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2013

    Seward Cafe now open until midnight, serving wine and beer

    Fans of the Seward Cafe's granola ethos, colorful walls, and sprawling patio have long been disappointed by its breakfast-and-lunch-only offerings (and hours). But for the past week, people passing by the cafe's spacious Franklin Avenue corner lot have had to double take: Yes, there are lights on in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2012

    Best craft-beer-based dishes: A round-up, part 1

    With our local beer scene booming and more people catching the home brewing bug every day, it makes sense that just about every decent Twin Cities restaurant seems to understand the importance of curating a respectable beer list. But we've seen a wonderful growing trend of restaurants showcasing tho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2012

    Icehouse's happy hour: a missed opportunity?

    Icehouse2528 Nicollet Avenue S., Minneapolis612.276.6523; Icehouse websiteHours & details:Monday - Friday: 4-6 p.m.Sunday: 2 p.m. - close House wine: $3Tap beer: $2 offRail drinks: $2 offIcehouse opened after much anticipation this June and has already received positive local reviews regarding i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 9, 2012

    Top 10 bloody Marys in the Twin Cities

    The only classy way to start drinking before noon​Hippocrates, that same genial fellow who gave us the doctors' oath to first do no harm, was one of the first in recorded history to set forth the idea that "like cures like." This in time evolved into such things as a literal belief that if yo ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Win Brew at the Zoo tickets for Friday night!

    Cool penguins, cold brews at the zoo​Cancel your plans for Friday night--chances are this will be way more fun. City Pages has four tickets to the Brew at the Zoo event that evening (a $180 value)--and you can win them for free! Brew at the Zoo is a beer-tasting event at the Minnesota Zoo tha ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2011

    Top 5 happy hours in Lowertown

    Looking out on Mears Park​When the Hot Dish hangs in St. Paul, generally a visit to a few Lowertown haunts ensues. Whether on the search for a glass of wine or a decent nibble, the options are getting better in this 'hood every year. But our goal is beyond just good food and drink--we want a barga ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    December 8, 2010

    Whisky Park, Ugly Mug, and Be'wiched Deli: Downtown delights

    Good food shows up in Minneapolis in surprising places

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2010

    Lyn-Lake's best happy hours

    Happy hours abound in Lyn-Lake.​Lyn-Lake used to be a tougher hang in the '90s, but these days it's got something for everyone--especially in the happy hour department. Whether you're looking for elegant small plates paired with a glass of wine or just a place to belly up to the bar and order a st ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 3, 2010

    Top 5 healthy State Fair foods

    Mo Perry​The State Fair is the only place where even something as nutritious sounding as mixed fruit can be deep fried, impaled with a stick, and transformed into a heart attack waiting to happen. No one expects to leave the fair feeling like they just finished the Master Cleanse, but surely the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2010

    Om: happy hour of the week

    ​Om 401 North 1st Ave. S., Minneapolis, 612.338.1510, website Hours and Details: Daily, 4:30-6:30 p.m.: $2 house red and white wine, rail drinks, and Summit EPA, IPA, and Seasonal. Monday-Thursday, 9-11 p.m. and Friday and Saturday, 9 p.m.-12 a.m.: $5 house wine, rail drinks and Summit, EPA, IPA ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2009

    Summit Unchained 90/- Scottish Style Ale a delicious winter brew

    We sipped the 90/- Scottish Style Ale--and you should, too!

  • Restaurants

    November 11, 2009

    Loring Kitchen and Ginger Hop: The hits and misses

    Add these two to the long list of new Twin Cities restaurants

  • Restaurants

    May 6, 2009

    Minnesota's craft beer renaissance

    Surly, Summit, Brau Brothers among the intoxicating additions to Minnesota culture

  • Restaurants

    November 12, 2003

    Punch Drunk Love

    The Twin Cities' original neapolitan pizza purveyor is almost as hard to top as one of its top-flight pies