Dana Raidt

Prince fans gathering outside First Avenue in Minneapolis

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Some of the legend’s biggest fans reflect on the Twin Cities tribute events that celebrated his life and music. more

Dec 5, 2016 9:54 AM Arts & Culture

Hot toddy ingredients

Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Learn how to make a bourbon, rum, and brandy hot toddy—the perfect boozy remedy for a cold. more

Jan 25, 2016 9:35 AM The Host

Chili ingredients

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Ground beef's got nothing on these crazy, tasty, alt-protein ideas, including a vegan recipe from Herbivorous Butcher. more

Jan 18, 2016 3:22 PM The Host

A bowl of pozole from Salsa A La Salsa

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Speed up your metabolism and ring in 2016 with a Mexican stew from Salsa a la Salsa more

Jan 4, 2016 10:59 AM The Host

Bottles of sparkling wines

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For a good time, call these party-perfect, versatile wines from Surdyk’s. more

Dec 28, 2015 10:59 AM The Host

An assortment of wine from Surdyk's Liquor

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The easy, the impressive, and the always reliable—Surdyk’s picks for a variety of holiday parties. more

Dec 21, 2015 9:19 AM The Host

A plate of doughnuts and a cup of coffee

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Bogart's Doughnut Co. with a spiced-sugar cake recipe your holiday guests will fall in love with. more

Dec 14, 2015 9:04 AM The Host

Swedish meatballs

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You know 'em. You love 'em. Now FIKA at the American Swedish Institute shows you how to make Swedish meatballs. more

Dec 7, 2015 9:51 AM The Host

A martini

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Dashfire Bitters and Eleven Wells Spirits on keeping the digestion party going, plus tasting spirits at Surdyk’s, Dec. 4–5. more

Nov 23, 2015 10:53 AM The Host

Charcuterie board with meats and cheeses

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Go whole hog on your charcuterie board with the help of GYST Fermentation Bar. more

Nov 16, 2015 2:06 PM The Host

Pumpkin pie

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

Let's be honest, the crust is everything when it comes to the perfect pie. Keen Eye Coffee in Minneapolis, Minnesota shows you how to nail it. (Oh, and there's vodka.) more

Nov 9, 2015 8:57 AM The Host


photo by Kevin J. Miyazaki

This Reuben, from Best New Restaurant Co-op Creamery Café, can be yours at home—with a little work, of course. more

Nov 2, 2015 12:00 AM The Host

German potato salad

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A simple, yet tasty, German potato salad recipe from Black Forest Inn, plus drink pairings from Surdyk's. more

Oct 26, 2015 10:22 AM The Host

Garnish at home like a pro, with tips from Hell's Kitchen bar manager Jessica Cody. more

Oct 12, 2015 2:52 PM The Host


photo by Caitlin Abrams

It’s easy. And versatile. And it has cream. Did we mention cream? Cream. more

Oct 5, 2015 9:47 AM The Host

Wham-bam-thank-you-ma’am seafood dinner that still pleases a crowd. Pile of old newspapers optional. more

Sep 21, 2015 12:11 PM The Host


photo by Caitlin Abrams

Pimp that thing out Minnesota-style with help from Aamodt’s Apple Farm and Surdyk’s. more

Sep 14, 2015 9:44 AM The Host

Prepping fish for grilling | Photo by Caitlin Abrams

Photos by Caitlin Abrams

Don’t let the eyes of the fish tell you otherwise. It’s really not hard to grill a fish. more

Sep 7, 2015 12:00 AM The Host

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