Boom Island

U-Pick Strawberries and Morning Roundup

Masu Sushi & Robata‘s new MOA location is seeking cooks and sushi chefs, tasting notes for Boom Island’s Thoprock (here’s our profile of the brewery), Rick Nelson rounds up U-pick strawberry farms, a preview of Northgate Brewing of Northeast Minneapolis, St. Paul’s hot-dog eating champion, Rachel assesses the right number of “mini” farmers markets, and […]


Memorial Day Mixed Grill

A new Lakefront beer called Wisconsinite uses a new yeast strain “believed be to the only North American-grown yeast in commercial use today” as per its press release, an account of miso soup-making, an “amazing” portobello mushroom sandwich, three spots in Minneapolis parks, and a taste of Boom Island Brimstone (our profile’s here).