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...

Anyone remember Rocco's in St Paul in the 70s?

by swingin70s 6 years ago

Not exactly a food quest, but I wonder if anyone remembers it. A mighty busy place, now long gone!

Recipe search

by intrepid artist 2 months ago

I used to work at the Marriott near the airport back in the 1980's. They made danish from scratch in-house. It was the best! Does anyone have the recipe? It can be in baker's % or large amounts; I ...

Kramarczuk's now closed

by ChancesR 3 months ago

I see that in light of our pandemic, Kramarczuk's has decided to cease operations. Let's hope they are able to reopen after this Covid outbreak has passed. Of course their restaurant was great,...

Gourmet Food for Train Trip

by Budstone 6 months 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...

Doner Kabob in The Cities?

by Phunnyfarm 8 years ago

My wife talks about getting a Doner Kabob in Vienna when she was in college, and it sounds like it's practically the national food of Germany right now (even though it's originally Turkish). I...

Raw milk for "pets" Minneapolis

by benjaminthom 5 months ago

Anyone know where in Minneapolis to find raw milk for "pets" (aka, cheese making)

Finger Limes

by ibew292 6 months ago

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

Small bakery cake

by soccermom13 7 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 10 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 1 year 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 9 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 9 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 10 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 10 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 11 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 5 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 10 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...