Rick Eats Madison and Morning Roundup

Rick Nelson’s epic eating tour of Madison (including Pig in a Fur Coat and Graze; check out our own Madison dining crawl here), a visit to Crumb “Gourmet” Deli in Eden Prairie, the story behind Lift Bridge Brewery’s striking shirts, grown-up Minnesota-made Halloween candy, a Wisconsin craft beer night at Republic featuring a screening of Comeback: […]


A Driftless Cheese Tour and Morning Roundup

A tour of artisan cheeses in Wisconsin’s Driftless Region, “Railgating” food trucks go over gangbusters with Vikings fans, Mankato Brewery kicks off its limited production Center Street Series, a look at Barbette’s new fall menu, apparently IKEA sells seven-pound uncured hams, Madison’s Graze gets some Food Network love from the Sandwich King, Figlio reboots in […]


Local Beard Award Details

Details on this year’s Beard award nominations are in, and two local chefs are among the nominees for Best Chef, Midwest: Isaac Becker of 112 Eatery and Bar La Grassa, and Lenny Russo of Heartland Restaurant and Farm Direct Market. Two Wisconsin chefs also made the cut: Tory Miller, chef/co-owner of L’Etoile in Madison (we […]