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...

British Style Scones In Minneapolis / St. Paul?

by shadeone 4 years ago

After reading about the differences between American scones and real English / British scones, I want to ditch the over-sweetened coffee shop blasphemy for a bit and experience scones how they were...


by soccermom13 26 days 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 19 days 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 1 month 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 1 month 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...

Magic Noodle

by discus 1 month 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...

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 2 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 2 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...

Bubbies Sauerkraut: OMG, This Stuff Is Really Good!

by soccermom13 6 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, ...

Anybody out there, whats not to miss?

by ibew292 6 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?

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,...

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 5 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....

Bar La Grassa has lost its way

by StarFyre 11 months ago

Monday night, loud and busy. Valet $6, adjacent lot with meters. Scallop app: 2 large, sweet and perfectly seared on a bed of greasy rubbery -was that overcooked pancetta or a dead cabbage leaf?...

Best liquor store Mezcal selection?

by mplsean 6 months ago

Trying to put together a couple interesting bottles of Mezcal for a care package and wondering where/who has the largest/most interesting selection of bottles for sale. Already checked out South Ly...

Croatian food in Twin Cities?

by Joe 13 years ago

I'm looking for Croatian/Serb/E. Euro food in MSP-any advice? Thanks!

Old Timey Minneapolis-St Paul?

by cajungwailo 7 months ago

There used to be a semi-upscale restaurant, river view, in Prescott, WI that people would drive down from the cities for. Fish-centric? I was only there once. I can't find any reference to it on...