Heavy Table Hot Five: July 31-August 6

Fried halloumi cheese at Saffron, Korean fried cauliflower at Icehouse, and more in this week’s Hot Five.

Calamari & Pickled Vegetable Fritto Misto at Icehouse Mpls

Icehouse serves up a calamari and pickled vegetable fritto misto to redeem all those bad squid you’ve sampled in the past.

Cossetta Reviewed, Death by Cooking, and More

The Churn checks out Rick Nelson’s review of the massively overhauled Cossetta, Lenny Russo on the joy and pain of cooking, and more.

Icehouse in Minneapolis

Louie the Loon travels to Icehouse in Minneapolis for cornbread, cocktails, and crepes.

Three Tastes: The Heavy Table Team Recalls 2012

Each member of Heavy Table’s team shares his or her best three bites (or sips) of food (or drink) from 2012.