Total Wine

Total Wine Now Open in Eagan

Total Wine Continues Twin Cities Expansion Now open in the Central Park Commons in the City of Eagan is Total Wine. The grand opening was on November 3, 2016. With the opening of Total Wine, this becomes th... Read More...
Shirataki Noodle Mac and Cheese

Try This Shirataki Noodle Mac and Cheese

Shirataki Noodle Lo-Carb "Mac and Cheese" Is Tasty. When it comes to eating a lo-carb diet, one of my biggest challenges is pasta. I really love pasta and unfortunately the amount of carbohydrates in past... Read More...
The Nook

Best Burger in the Twin Cities? Check Out The Nook

I am hooked on The Nook. One of my favorite burger joints in the Twin Cities, has to be Casper's and Runyon's Nook or simply named, The Nook. Located in Saint Paul at the corner of Hamline Avenue South and Randolph Avenue, right across from Cretin-Derham H... Read More...
Only In Eagan, Beer

Bald Man Brewing Company Now Open

New Taproom in Eagan Opened on August 27: Bald Man Brewing On August 27, 2016, the City of Eagan was fortunate to have a new craft beer taproom open in Bald Man Brewing Company. Located just north of Highwa... Read More...
3rd Man BBQ

A Great Treat For Eats: 3rd Man BBQ

Check Out 3rd Man BBQ for Your Next Party When it comes to barbecue, I love to think that I am a fledgling pitmaster. Thanks to 3rd Man BBQ, my birthday party turned out awesome. So what is 3rd Man BBQ? Well l... Read More...
Kamado Joe

Corned Beef Brisket On The Kamado Joe

This past weekend, we decided to make Montreal Corned Beef Brisket on the Kamado Joe. When you have made this recipe, you will be able to make your very own Montreal corned beef brisket, otherwise known as Montreal pastrami. To begin, take out a corned bee... Read More...

Check out the Great Eats of 4 Bells

For Whom The 4 Bells Tolls? Foodies. Located on Loring Park in the old Joe's Garage, is a spectacular newish restaurant called 4 Bells. 4 Bells is from the same team that started Butcher and The Boar, so if y... Read More...
Smoked Nuts Kamado Joe

How To Smoke Nuts On The Kamado Joe

If You Love Smoked Nuts and Kamado Joe's, Try Out These Smoked Nuts. When it comes to smoking foods, I love to joke around that, "I am the Smoking King, I can smoke most anything." I've smoked nuts before on my Big Green Egg, but you can also smoke nuts on yo... Read More...

You Had Me At Hola

Can't get to Cuba? Come to Hola Arepa in Minneapolis for great Latin food. Hola Arepa is serving up some of the finest Latin food this side of Miami and here's the kicker, everything on the menu is gluten free... Read More...

Torchy’s Tacos: A Texas Treat to Eat

This past week took my travels to Austin, Texas. As I had never been to Austin before, I turned to two trusted resources to seek out things to do and places to eat, Foursquare and Twitter. Overwhelmingly, the once common element between the two sources was Tor... Read More...
Sweet Martha's

Sweet Martha’s Cookie Jar: One Sweet Treat

Well I finally made it to the "Great Minnesota Get Together" or more properly known as the Minnesota State Fair. When it comes to the Minnesota State Fair, there are so many choices of food, yet I always know h... Read More...

Libertine: A Great Night Out No Doubt

In the Uptown area of Minneapolis, we finally had the opportunity to venture out to Libertine, which now occupies the former Cafeteria restaurant. Libertine is the brain-child of Tim McKee, of La Belle Vie. Loc... Read More...
Tequila Mule

Tequila Mule Recipe: Mmm Mmm Good

Now I know what you are already thinking. I've heard of a drug mule and perhaps the drink, Moscow Mule, but what the heck is a Tequila Mule? In simple terms, it is a Moscow Mule, but will my favorite spirit, Tequila. And since today is National Tequila Day, I... Read More...