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.
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.
Geno’s in Minneapolis is doing simple, unpretentious Italian-American sandwiches and salads with a lot of care and bit of pizzazz to boot.
In terms of price and pretense, Culture Project Two by Fulton Beer is in a heavy weight class. Fortunately for all, it follows through on its promise.
The trend of upscale classic cheeseburgers in the vein of Chicago’s Au Cheval is remaking the way burgers are done in Minnesota. Plus: restaurant openings!