Posts byJames Norton

Heavy Table Hot Five: April 28-May 4

Flaming saganaki cheese at Christos, the Jambo Bowl at Jambo, the remarkable Banh Xeo omelet at Dumpling for brunch and more in the Hot Five.

St. Paul Bagelry in Minneapolis

The newly opened Minneapolis location of the St. Paul Bagelry is serving legit bagels at decent prices in a location that invites repeat visits.

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Heavy Table Hot Five: April 21-27

The Hot Five rounds up some great tastes including dessert at the newly opened Bar Brigade, a Purple Rain smoothie at Crisp & Green, and more.

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Imperial Kvass by Bent Paddle Brewing

Bent Paddle’s kvass-inspired beer, Imperial Kvass, has spearmint, rye bread, and raisin notes, and it’s symbolic of a glorious era of beer experimentation.

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Geno’s in Southeast Minneapolis

Geno’s in Minneapolis is doing simple, unpretentious Italian-American sandwiches and salads with a lot of care and bit of pizzazz to boot.