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.

Wayzata Brew Works, Hayes Public House, South Fork & Lupine Brewing

A tour of Twin Cities metro suburban spots including Wayzata Brew Works, Hayes Public House in Buffalo, South Fork and Lupine Brewing in Delano.

Paige Latham Didora / Heavy Table

Cocktails at Can Can Wonderland in St. Paul

The bar program at Can Can Wonderland feels like the alchemists at Eat Street Social got inspired by the Minnesota State Fair.

Courtesy of St. Croix Chocolate Company

The 2017 Minneapolis-St. Paul Valentine’s Day Cheatsheet

The 2017 Valentine’s Day Cheatsheet will help you make the perfect reservation, pick the finest chocolates, or drown your sorrows in bratwurst and kraut.

Nick Fay / Heavy Table

The Brewmaster’s Secret Garden at Insight

Insight Brewing’s Brewmaster’s Secret Garden series of wild beers launches in about two weeks, and will feature new releases seasonally.