Minneapolis-St. Paul

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What Grilling Really Means in the Midwest and the South

Chef Thomas Boemer wants to set one assumption straight: Discussing Midwestern grilling in general is like lumping all Southern desserts together, from Key lime pie to beignets. You just can't do it...

Finger Limes

by ibew292 1 month ago

Anyone seen them for sale in the Twin Cities? Thanks in advance.

Gourmet Food for Train Trip

by Budstone 27 days ago

looking at the Empire Builder train ride from Chicago to Seattle and would like ideas for really good gourmet food for the trip. Will be taking a collapsable cooler and dry ice. Can you sneak (like...

Small bakery cake

by soccermom13 2 months ago

I want to purchase a small cake from a bakery to take to a restaurant. It will be served after we eat to celebrate two major events in our family. I have checked with the restaurant and they allow...

Favorite restaurants from the past

by jeff55432 7 years ago

Today I was driving down Central Ave., and I passed by the old Pannekucken (sp?) building which, in recent years, has been occupied by various Indian restaurants with little to no success. Anyway,...

Magic Noodle

by discus 5 months ago

Speaking as a first generation Chinese immigrant, the noodle dishes here are 100% authentic. Maybe too authentic for an American palate, one of the noodles had a Chinese herbal medicine flavor, bu...

Bubbies Sauerkraut: OMG, This Stuff Is Really Good!

by soccermom13 9 months ago

I finally bought a jar, and it's fabulous. I've eaten about half the 25 oz jar since I bought it earlier today. But it's really pricey---I paid $7 for it at Whole Paycheck and it's just cabbage, ...

Sandwich Loaf...Where to buy?

by ibew292 3 years ago

My sister is having a party and wants to serve a Sandwich Loaf. The only place she can find on made in a commercial kitchen is Jerry's foods and she thinke $70 for one is to much. does anyone kown ...


by soccermom13 4 months ago

I am looking for excellent tahini. I've read that Soom and Ziyad brands are good, but I don't know where to find them. I looked at Eastside Co-op and Holyland on Central Ave with no luck. Holyla...

Sankio Noodles?

by Atomic27 4 months ago

Where I'm from, the Sankio noodle brand is fairly commonplace. They're perfect for making soups for several reasons -- they don't lose their bounce and texture after cooking, they hit a sweet spot ...

Kapsalon in the Twin Cities (Minneapolis-St.Paul)?

by ebpa 4 months ago

Are there any restaurants in the Twin Cities area that serve Kapsalon (the Dutch poutine-like dish)? https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kapsalon

Bloomington/Richfield/So Minneapolis near Mall of America

The Dairy Queen
by The Dairy Queen 4 months ago

Hello friends! Lately my dining out life has been a dull landscape of pizza and bland noodles. What are the good lunch spots and great hole-in-the-wall places near (but not in) MOA? Let's s...

Moon cakes for Mid-Autumn Festival [Minneapolis]

by yjcocoa 10 years ago

Any one know a place to buy moon cakes for Mid-Autumn Festival. Need recs for good Chinese bakery in Mineapolis.

Bizarre hot dog buns

by JoeAllen 4 years ago

When we shop in Madison WI at Woodman's, there are a dozen regional bakeries represented. Gonella Bakery makes delicious hot dog buns that you don't have to rip apart. They're individually baked. A...

Popol Vuh

by ibew292 5 months ago

Started out to be a great place. Excellent cocktail but very noisy, had the Octopus for a starter and it was wonderful. Ordered the fish, for the main, the waiter said it was big enough for two. It...

Tony Jaros River Garden

by ibew292 5 months ago

Josh Thoma and Nick O'Leary have taken over the kitchen. I had the Pork Tenderloin Sandwich and dining partner had the House Burger. Both were good but not great as I had hoped. The sandwich was se...

Anybody out there, whats not to miss?

by ibew292 9 months ago

Nobody seems to post anymore. I want to know of new places (or old) that are worth exploring. This used to be my go to. Where else?

MSP-craving breaded fried pork tenderloin sandwich

by KCMPLS 10 years ago

Last time I had this was more than 10 years ago. Any place in the Twin Cities area that have a good one? Crispy, but not greasy, tender moist meat. Sigh.

St. Croix breakfast/cafe?

by chocolatemint 2 years ago

I'm looking for suggestions for a quiet and comfortable breakfast/cafe in St. Croix River Valley- maybe in Afton or Bayport. Would love any ideas, thank you.

St Croix Chocolate Co

by ibew292 9 months ago

What a great place. What more could you want? Pizza Friday and Saturday nights, Wine, Beer, and of course chocolate. A bit of a drive but totally worth it. Located at 11 Judd Street, Marine on St....