Posts byJill Lewis

Granite Ridge Grilled Cheese

Featuring local flavors from the goat dairy and the garden, Granite Ridge grilled cheese bests any store-bought seasonal sandwich.

Jen and Kate Lloyd of Rise Bagel Co.

Jen and Kate Lloyd have filled a hole in the area bagel market with Rise Bagel Co., which brings light, chewy bagels to the Fulton Farmers Market.

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Rita’s Italian Ice in Eagan

A new Rita’s Italian Ice franchise in Eagan dishes up slushy treats for a population that has been long deprived of the popular East Coast ices.

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Blue Earth from Alemar Cheese Company

Alemar Cheese Company founder Keith Adams may be heading to California soon, but not without introducing a new Brie-style cheese called Blue Earth.


Broasted Chicken at the Brass Rail in Grandy

The Brass Rail in Grandy serves succulent broasted chicken that’s worth the drive from anywhere in the metro.