Posts byJames Norton

Heavy Table Hot Five: May 21-28

New tastes from The Buttered Tin, Saffron, and Sonora Grill light up the Hot Five.

The Battle of Ribs and Wings: The Atomic Data BBQ Bracket Challenge

We pitted eight kinds of ribs and eight kinds of wings against one another for a Minneapolis-St. Paul BBQ duel to the death sponsored by Atomic Data.

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Heavy Table Hot Five: May 15-21

The Hot Five checks out the burger at Kenwood, an exotic lettuce wrap at Royal Orchid, and morels.

New Mediterranean Table Launch Dinner at Saffron

Chef Sameh Wadi is hosting a launch dinner for The New Mediterranean Table on May 18, 2015.

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Fig and Bacon Pizza at Salvatore’s Tomato Pies in Madison

The fig and bacon pizza at Salvatore’s Tomato Pies in Madison, Wisconsin, is emblematic of an Upper Midwestern pizza boom.