Posts byJames Norton

Heavy Table Hot Five: Jan. 12-18

Heavy Table’s Hot Five featuring a couple dishes from Hai Hai in Northeast Minneapolis, a brilliant quesadilla from La Poblanita, and more.

Lac Coeur Coffee Liqueur by Loon Liquor

Loon Liqour’s Lac Coeur Coffee Liqueur is made with Peace Coffee Yeti Cold Press and represents the best of its breed: pleasingly sweet but full of coffee’s depth of flavor.

Torta Ahogada at La Tapatia

The pork-and-avocado sandwich from La Tapatia in St. Paul known as Torta Ahogada is fine by itself but really starts to shine when you get the hot salsa and tomato sauce involved.

The Tap: The New Equilibrium

The Tap presents a listing of restaurants opening and closing in the Minneapolis-St. Paul metro, plus a column on reaching a new restaurant equilibrium.

Jane Rosemarin / Heavy Table

Heavy Table Hot Five: Jan. 5-11

A big-bodied barrel-aged beer/cider hybrid from Sociable Cider Werks, a pork share from Graise Farm, and more in Heavy Table’s Hot Five.