Prairie Ale House

Ice Cream, Sausages, and Morning Roundup

The former brewmaster of Chicago’s Goose Island is getting into the cider business as Virtue Cider, DeRusha tries Wisconsin Balls at the Prairie Ale House in Eden Prairie, a photo of the 620 Grill’s Bad Idea Burger in Northfield, Rick’s ice cream picks, the “pretty mundane” answer to the years of questions about Rachel’s in […]


A Heartland Survey and Morning Roundup

Rachel surveys Heartland’s “ambitious complex” in Lowertown and picks her five favorite restaurants for foodies, the garlic growers at Swede Lake Farms get a New York Times writeup (via @dbrauer), why a Shakopee restaurant owner is deliberately flooding his own basement, Chowhounds think the Twin Cities have a service problem, Rick looks at the team […]