Posts byJames Norton

Heavy Table Hot Five: May 26-June 1

An Old Fashioned riff at The Lexington, pasties from Land’s End, great brisket from Gastrotruck and more from the Hot Five.

The Naughty Greek in Merriam Park, St. Paul

With its crisp, clean design, focused menu, and firing-on-all-thrusters attitude, The Naughty Greek is crushing its menu of Greek fare in St. Paul.

Desert Island Top 10: Amy Thielen

Culinary author Amy Thielen has opinions on Minneapolis-St. Paul food – ten of them, to be exact. She goes highbrow, lowbrow and everything in between.

The Tap: Restaurant Openings and Closings for Mid-May

New restaurants in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro area plus closings and other tidbits of news in the Tap. This week, Cardigan Donuts and Kado No Mise open.

Heavy Table Hot Five: May 12-18

An unconventional dessert from The Naughty Greek, a jam-band of a local pork-and-noodle dish via Fulton Beer and Chef Camp, a Korean burger and more.