Posts byJames Norton

Join Us at the Campus Club for the Green Line Checklist Finale

Join James Norton, M.C. Cronin, photographer Becca Dilley, and artist WACSO for an Oct. 26 reception marking the end of the Green Line Checklist tour.

Heavy Table Hot Five: Oct. 14-20

Goat stew at Som Taste, barbecued brisket at the newly opened Erik the Red, a bacon doughnut from Silhouette and more on the Hot Five.

James Norton / Heavy Table

Smoked Brisket at Erik the Red

The barbecue brisket at the new Erik the Red speaks to the promise and the pitfalls of this stadium-proximate bar and barbecue joint with a Nordic twist.

Brenda Johnson / Heavy Table

The Tap: Restaurant Openings and Closings in October

Now open in Minneapolis and St. Paul: Erik the Red, Stewart’s Cafe, Herbie’s and more; coming up, both Dumpling and Mrs. Dumpling, among others.

James Norton / Heavy Table

Heavy Table Hot Five: Oct. 7-13

New on the Heavy Table Hot Five this week: the City Loaf from Fire and Flour, burrata from Barbette, and a couple of artisan jams from Serious Jam.