What Would Tim McKee Do? and Morning Roundup

In quasi-food quasi-news, a Peeps store is coming to the Mall of America, a fair-to-poor wild rice harvest has been predicted for this year, Sweets Bakeshop has a new menu [PDF], some nice shots from Saffron’s new menu (our review’s here), how the (roasted) corn king conquered the State Fair and how Minneapple Pie got in the door, WWTMD? (What Would Tim McKee Do?), a call for small portions at the State Fair, how a fake pregnant woman drank at the State Fair to “raise awareness,” a look at the new zombie-themed Surly Darkness label, and why you should take your cast iron cookware canoeing in the Boundary Waters.