Posts byJames Norton

The Heavy Table Hot Five: March 3-9

The Tap features Oatmeal IPA from Bent Paddle’s new Valve Jockey series of beers, crispy rice from Ha Tien, double smoked ham from Kramarczuk’s and more.

The Tap: Tone Policing the Wage Debate

The Tap weighs in on the increasingly hot conflict between Minneapolis Mayor Betsy Hodges and restaurant owners on the virtues of a tip credit and $15 wage.

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Heavy Table Hot Five: Feb. 24-Mar. 2

The Hot Five this week features a Russian Imperial Stout from Inbound, a terrific soft cheese called Sakatah from Alemar and more.

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Heavy Table Hot Five: Feb. 17-23

The Hot Five features a butternut squash cocktail(!) from Cafe Alma, Moon Tea from Sacred Blossom Farm and more food and drink from Minnesota and beyond.

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Meatloaf from Everett’s Foods and Meats

Think of a good meatloaf as a well-made meatball, scaled up and baked into a pan, and treat it as such. The stuff from Everett’s is good.