If last Saturday was about old favorites, this Saturday was about new stuff. I kicked off the day with a Strawberry Donut Delight from The Strawberry Patch. This tastes exactly like you think it would. Macerated strawberries, a glazed doughnut, canned whip cream, another strawberry on top. If you like all of those things, this… Continue reading Minnesota State Fair Part Two: Electric Boogaloo
Like many Minnesotans, I look forward to the state fair all year long. It is like Christmas for the food obsessed. It seems that everyone has something they wait all year to eat at the fair. For some, it’s the roasted corn. For others, a pronto pup or maybe a pork chop on a stick.… Continue reading 2016 Minnesota State Fair!
Domo Gastro is an Asian fusion spot in Northeast that is quiet and funky. On a Wednesday evening, there were a good handful of cheerful customers, but it wasn’t packed full like some up and coming spots seem to be. I was there to investigate two rumors: 1) that the wings were killer and 2)… Continue reading Domo Gastro
Where do you go for a group dining experience? Where do eat with out of town guests? Where do you go when you are looking to celebrate? Thank goodness I didn’t have to answer any of those questions on my own. My family invited me out to Prima to see my visiting relatives and celebrate… Continue reading Prima
I feel like I’m pretty late to the game on 4 Bells. I’ve seen people raving about the food, particularly the fried chicken, for months. Maybe I should have waited a year to do “4 BELLS REVISTED?” At any rate, I found myself there on a warm but pleasant Minneapolis evening and made a beeline… Continue reading The Rooftop at 4 Bells
How was your MSP Restaurant Week everyone? Where did you go? What did you have? I only made it to two places this time around. I started out the week at Citizen Supper Club in the Intercontinental (formerly Crowne Plaza) hotel. Citizen Supper Club offers updated takes on 60s style supper club fare and… Continue reading Restaurant Week Postmortem
My boyfriend, Drew, and I have started this thing I call date night roulette. We keep a running list of places we want to check out, and we alternate weeks picking where we’re going to go. Whatever we pick is a surprise to the other person. This system rules for two reasons. One, it eliminates… Continue reading Spitz Minneapolis