Posts byJames Norton

Schell’s Tropical Stout

Just in time for the brutal depths of winter: Tropical Stout, 10th in the Stag Series of limited-edition beers by Minnesota brewer August Schell.

The Tap: Restaurant Openings and Closings for Early January 2017

Restaurant openings and closings in Minnesota for early January 2017 – everything from suburban distilleries to new ramen joints.

WACSO / Heavy Table

The Green Line Checklist on Minnesota Public Radio

If you just heard James Norton talking about the Green Line Checklist on MPR, view the complete archives here, or read each installment.

James Norton / Heavy Table

Heavy Table Hot Five: Dec. 23-29

This week’s Hot Five includes ramen from the newly opened Tori Ramen, babka with cinnamon and raisins, a Malaysian treat and more.

Courtesy of J. Carver

Sevilla Liqueur by J. Carver

Fruit liqueurs have a tendency to veer toward sugar to the point of being unpalatable. No such trouble with Sevilla, by J. Carver of Waconia.