wild rice

The Forum Postmortem and Morning Roundup

The restaurant winner of America’s Next Great Restaurant is still secret but is also now hiring, Common Roots is offering a Passover menu [PDF], consideration of whether Aquavit Restaurant (or Aquavit Cafe) would survive in Minneapolis 2011, Rick’s analysis of the closing of The Forum and Jim Ringo’s bad year in restaurants, a formula for […]


Porky’s Withdrawal and Morning Roundup

Republicans in the legislature are fighting passionately to “water down Minnesota’s wild rice pollution rules,” writes the Strib, the as-of-yet theoretical Steel Toe Brewing has turned to Kickstarter for support, a Bill Ward look at “beer geeks” featuring a glossary, a story on an 11th-hour bid to save Porky’s drive-in features my 2011 Comment of […]


October 6 Morning Roundup

Some upcoming classes on gluten-free sweets, soups, and salads from Food Snobbery, a wild rice primer (plus wild rice soup) at Green Your Plate, Rachel reports that Punch Pizza is coming soon to the U, Anna from True Thai describes the True Thai menu items most popular with her strongest, fittest clientele, and bloggers weigh […]