Jason DeRusha


Jason DeRusha anchors WCCO-TV’s morning and noon news and his column "DeRusha Eats" appears in Mpls.St.Paul Magazine monthly. He also asks some really good questions.

Chilaquiles from Nightingale

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All the best brunch destinations in and around the Twin Cities right now. more

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Everything from what professional chefs really think about brunch to the skinny on themed brunches and how to do Dim Sum. more

Oct 1, 2015 10:27 AM , , , Eat & Drink


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After the empty glasses and big plates are cleared, something magical happens: Nobody moves. Here are the Ten Commandments of Hanging Around at brunch. more

Oct 1, 2015 10:26 AM , , , Eat & Drink


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Oct 1, 2015 10:24 AM , , , Eat & Drink

Cast members of the Realish Housewives of Edina from left to right: Quinn Shadko as Claudia-Louise,

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The September 24 premiere of the Realish Housewives of Edina got Jason thinking: What about The Real househusband? more

Aug 27, 2015 12:00 AM Eat & Drink


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Jason thinks Wayzata café District Fresh Kitchen + Bar has been clicking on all cylinders since day two. more

Aug 19, 2015 3:37 PM Eat & Drink

Jax Café’s lobster

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Dinner at a swanky joint doesn’t have to break the bank. With local restaurants offering tasting menus and deals on everything from fried chicken to lobster, picking up the check has never been easier. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:24 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Waffles with house-made caramel, poached pears, and walnuts from Liege

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Sometimes the best cheap eats are hiding in plain sight. You just have to know how to dig around your favorite menus to find them. Here are 17 delicious dishes that are enjoyable and modestly priced. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:24 PM , , , Eat & Drink

iPho’s Saigon Special

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Vietnamese soup with cultish loyalists vs. real Japanese noodle soup (not the brick of noodles from your college days). more

Aug 10, 2015 1:24 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Four-Napkin Cheeseburger from Slim’s

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The truest definition of a portable meal. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:23 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Rabbit Hole’s wings with chili-lime sauce

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Whether saucy or dry-rubbed, we found the top wings to please every eater. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:23 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Andale’s fish tacos

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Hidden layers of complexity, hints of spice, and tricks from generations-old family recipes. That’s what keeps tacos solidly in the foodist’s heart. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:23 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Moto-i’s creamy corn ramen soup

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Your guide to 100 of the most delicious Twin Cities eats that are as easy on the wallet as they are tasty. more

Aug 10, 2015 1:23 PM , , , Eat & Drink

Step back from the ledge, Twin Cities. Jason says the Giordano's in Uptown tastes the same as the Giordano's in Chicago. more

Jul 29, 2015 10:44 AM Eat & Drink


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Jason DeRusha visits the classic drive-in Wagner's in Brooklyn Park. more

Jul 16, 2015 11:34 AM Eat & Drink

Picnic blanket on grass with basket

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Jason DeRusha picks his favorite picnic food purveyors for a blanket feast at Gold Medal Park. more

Jul 2, 2015 12:36 PM Eat & Drink


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Beer pairings with your rabbit rillettes? It's happening inside Brewer's Table, and Jason DeRusha is a fan. more

Jun 30, 2015 12:00 AM Eat & Drink

Jason DeRusha finds road trip-worthy pit stops better than the usual chains. more

Jun 17, 2015 4:34 PM Eat & Drink


from Yo-Yo Donuts' Facebook page

Jun 15, 2015 8:55 AM Eat & Drink