Wonder Bread

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Bachmann thinks poor people need to pay income taxes [VIDEO]

    Michele Bachmann, fighting against the little man.‚ÄčMichele Bachmann despises taxes, but apparently she likes poor people even less.At a campaign event in South Carolina yesterday, Bachmann was asked a question about why corporations get away with not paying their taxes. An earnest man, who quoted ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 6, 2011

    NuVal empowers shoppers to choose more nutritious foods

    Nu Val helps shoppers trade up to more nutritious choices.​We all know that food marketers like to stretch the truth, so we shouldn't be surprised that a cereal billed as Total nutrition scored only 29 points out of 100 on the new NuVal--nutritional value--system. A Yale doctor, with the hel ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2010

    Kevin Kling turns food into a Minnesota story

    Warwick GreenStrongmen squeeze Kevin Kling's kidneys, but only during the holidays‚ÄčLocal writer and performer Kevin Kling likes for his food--unlike his state--to be "not so nice." And don't let the TV dinner on the cover of his latest book, Holiday Inn, fool you: Kling is an expert at scouting bl ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Lino Lakes wants to be English-only, pleads budget constraints

    Screen grab via ZazzleA budget issue, or just your basic anti-immigrant rage?​Lino Lakes isn't quite Wonderbread white, but it's close, according to census figures. In 2008, 17,425 out of the 18,985 people living there were categorized as white. Fewer than 200 people are of Hispanic or Latin ... More >>

  • Restaurants

    May 12, 2010

    Forest Mushrooms feeds growing need for fungi

    You might call it a shroom boom

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2010

    Blue Door Pub's Jiffy Burger: 100 Favorite Dishes

    As a countdown to the Best of the Twin Cities 2010, coming this spring, The Hot Dish is serving up a hundred of our favorite local dishes. Send your own nominations to Ariella Schreck​

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Rob Barrett Bakes: No Need For Knead, Apple Cider Flat Bread

    ​Remember Wonder Bread, that white tasteless loaf of sugar and gluten? There was a time when we probably thought it was good. Luckily, time has moved on. Baking no knead bread is an easy way to get fresh, healthy bread in to your system and takes very little time and effort. While there are ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 2, 2009

    EATS: A day of dining with food blogger/photographer Kate NG Sommers

    Local foodie and photographer Kate NG Sommers launched a new food blog this week. Check out what she eats on a typical day.

  • Blogs

    December 22, 2008

    The Best Beer in the World

    A few of the leading candidates for the best beer in the world.

  • Blogs

    July 4, 2008

    Free Beer Friday: MGD Light and Samuel Adams

    After surviving the trauma that was last week's Thunderbird tasting (the bottle is still in my office, half full), we decided to take a break from the candy–col ... More >>

  • Calendar

    April 23, 2008
  • Restaurants

    October 25, 2006

    What a Country!

    Where can a good comrade go to find caviar in a one-pound tub?

  • Restaurants

    August 3, 2005

    Al Fresco, Refreshed

    Twin Cities purveyors make it easy to reinvent the picnic

  • Restaurants

    June 22, 2005

    Bag a Bunch of Bagels

    Twin Cities bagels, revealed, celebrated, or mocked mercilessly, depending on which paragraph you read

  • Books

    November 19, 2003

    The Moviegoer

    Alberto Fuguet renounces Latin America's magical past for its media future

  • News

    February 28, 2001

    So you want to be a public servant?

    You too could be mayor of St. Paul! Just answer a dozen of the most preposterous, frivolous, and insultingly direct questions you could ever hope to encounter in your whole squirming political life.

  • Movies

    September 6, 2000

    Love to Loathe Ya, Baby

    Misogynist Neil LaBute tries to be nice--and fails--in Nurse Betty

  • Arts

    January 26, 2000

    Skirts Ahoy!

    How the master of cheesecake art lifted a dress and uncovered an American madonna

  • Restaurants

    January 6, 1999
  • Restaurants

    April 8, 1998

    Ciao Bella, Ti Amo

    Ciao Bella may not be playing in the big leagues with Italian heavy hitters, but out in the minors of the first-ring suburbs it is kicking major keester.