State Fair

The State Fair Affair and Morning Roundup

Photos from the Minnesota State Fair Affair in NYC (is that Sam Osterhout standing on stage with Sen. Al Franken? plus: butter lard carving!), details on Simple Good and Tasty’s upcoming dinner at Birchwood, Indochin is now open on Grand Ave. in St. Paul, Dragonfly Coffee is closed, and Corner Table’s rolling out a community-supported […]


State Fair Gluttony and August 27 Tweet Rodeo

@BewichedDeli is hiring, @MidwestBrewing now carries cheesemaking products, @FurthermoreBeer plans for their 9/22 barn session, @RogueChocolate criticizes the American approach to flavor, @67_p_car urges you to visit @CTKitchenTable at the @MinnStateFair @EcoExperience today, @HolyLandMN receives the @MN_News award for best lemonade (we concur), and @ScottPampuch, @StephMarch, and @DeRushaEats plan to try to eat their way […]


One-Eyed Pike Ale and Morning Roundup

A call for Summit beer memories, State Fair bingo cards (we’ll be there in force this morning so you can eat broadly and with confidence, starting Friday morning… and beyond!), a great write-up of Brainerd Lakes One-Eyed Pike wheat style ale in our Flickr pool, Hot Dish puts Bull Run coffee up against Kopplin’s, Rachel […]