Let's face it. Food is the number one reason we attend the Minnesota State Fair and we are not ashamed to admit it! Food on-a-stick, deep-fried bites, giant legs and chops of meat, gallons of dairy, buckets of sweet confections, we love it all. But what about the vegetables? Where are the fruits ... More >>
Queenie Von Curves is a local burlesque performer with Le Cirque Rouge Cabaret and Burlesque and the co-producer of Diversi-Tease, a three-day burlesque show in the middle of winter. She's a dance instructor, a producer of Naked Girls Reading in Minneapolis, and a regular contributor to MN-Ups Pin U ... More >>
If you've ever looked into the depths of a steaming cup of liquid chocolate and thought, "Could I get this with a side salad?" have we got the event for you. Today, PETA representatives will take to Nicollet Mall wearing salad -- and not much else -- while handing out cups of hot cocoa.See also:Punk ... More >>
The honey makers use apples instead of bees for their sweet products
Despite game day traffic and the obnoxiously expensive parking rates that come along with U of M sporting events, this past Saturday the 2nd annual Twin Cities VegFest was a rousing success.This year's gathering was considerably bigger than last, with food vendors including Flamingo Ethiopian and Ki ... More >>
Say cheese: An inside look at the team behind the dairy-less phenomenon
It's a boozy Week in Food, as we've found firkin tappings, wine tastings, and cordial samplings take up many of the events this first week of December. Remember to layer all these drinks with some Christmas cookies... 12/4 Celiac suffers don't have to forgo the deliciousness that is Pizza Luce than ... More >>
Forks Over Knives opens on Friday at the Landmark Lagoon Cinema in UptownIt was standing-room only in the Lagoon Cinema last night, as people lined the walls of the theater to see the premiere of Forks Over Knives, the new documentary film by Lee Fulkerson that espouses the life-changing (e ... More >>
Courtesy of Peoples Organic Coffee & Wine CafeAn artist rendering of Peoples Organic Coffee & Wine Cafe, which is scheduled to open this month at the Galleria in Edina.Vegans and omnivores will be able to happily share a table this November when the latest venue from Lynn Gordon, the foun ... More >>
Armando BallesterosBy day, Apryl Electra is a raw vegan personal chef who slings terms like "cashew cheese" and "zucchini noodles" on her blog, Rawmacitas (that garlic-herb "cheese" dip looks tasty). By night, Electra is a singer-songwriter on the cusp of releasing her second album in which s ... More >>
Come eat and share vegan treats at this friendly potluck.
New online tool helps ethically minded diners vote with their forks.
Will Minnetonka-based UnitedHealth follow PETA's request that they reward those who don't eat meat?
A new Lyn-Lake pizza joint combines do-gooding, fun, and pizza to charming effect