Posts byJames Norton

Lulu’s Lawsuit, Nighthawks, and More

Too many Lulu’s, a new joint from the owner of Haute Dish, State Fair craziness, and more.

Romolo’s in Payne-Phalen St. Paul

Not much has changed at Romolo’s in St. Paul since it opened 40 years ago, and that’s OK with us.

Healthy Fair Fare, Third Bird Opens, and More

A trip to Hen House Eatery, the Third Bird opens, some ink and images of Adam Gorski at La Belle Vie, and more.

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Joshua Lindstrom of Fika Coffee

Roasted in the northwoods, Fika Coffee of Grand Marais is striving to create what it calls “good coffee for great people.”


Five Lessons from Minnesota Food Kickstarter Campaigns

Interviews with a number of successful Kickstarter campaigners who focused on Minnesota-based food projects reveal some commonalities.