Heavy Table Hot Five: March 27-April 2

This week’s Hot Five includes sublime dessert from Basha Mediterranean Wood Grill, ice cream from Froz Broz, and more.

Sustainable Ely and the Fight to Save the Boundary Waters

Sustainable Ely is fighting to preserve a priceless wilderness, and a sustainable economy that capitalizes on – and protects – that wild place.

James Norton / Heavy Table

Prairie Dogs at Lyn-Lake, Minneapolis

Prairie Dogs serves up gourmet hot dogs and sausages with aplomb and crazy amounts of skill.

Daniel Murphy / Heavy Table

Nachos in the Minnesota Room at Hell’s Kitchen

The newly debuted Minnesota Room at Hell’s Kitchen shows off state pride – and some serious nachos.

Mike Mommsen / Heavy Table

Eastlake Brewery and Tavern in Minneapolis

Eastlake Brewery offers a trendy tavern-style taproom and some adventurous beers that show potential.