Erik Anderson

Beard Award Nominees Include Local Chefs

Rick rounds up the local James Beard award semi-finalists, who include Isaac Becker (112 Eatery and Bar La Grassa), Lenny Russo (Heartland), Doug Flicker (Piccolo), Russell Klein (Meritage), and Erik Anderson (Sea Change). La Belle Vie was nominated for outstanding restaurant and outstanding service, Piccolo for best new restaurant, Michelle Gayer for pastry chef, Sameh […]


September 3 Morning Roundup

Bill Roehl hates the normally reliable Lakefront Brewery’s coffee stout (for further thoughts on the topic, see our roundup / explainer),  City Pages talks to Erik Anderson of Sea Change plus their always helpful Month in Review of openings and closings, an intriguing review of Lost Lake Lodge in Lakeshore, MN by Teddy (psst, wrong […]


New Gastro Non Grata Flyer Out

Holy moly, the new Gastro Non Grata (Aug. 23, Triple Rock, 6pm, $3-5 at the door) looks amazing. Check out the flyer here. Brief highlights: Sea Change Head Chef Erik Anderson, La Belle Vie chef de cuisine Mike Decamp and Tony Magee, owner of Lagunitas Brewing Co. Meat-based door prizes from Clancey’s. Northern Brewer. Raul […]