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March 25, 2020
Hoops on Hops: Be positive, stay together, be determined — and get a beer
DULUTH, Minn. — Greetings to all my northern Minnesota friends. As I write, we are all going through uncharted waters. I read Sam Cook’s...
March 25, 2020 - 8:00am
March 3, 2020
Ezekiel, wild-rice breads make a hearty addition to suppertime
DULUTH, Minn. — About a month ago, I got a letter from a woman who had my soup and bread cookbook (which, by the way, is going to be republished...
March 3, 2020 - 3:00pm
March 2, 2020
New 'Man vs. Food' episode features Fargo favorites
FARGO — Popular food and travel show "Man vs. Food" features downtown Fargo restaurants in a new episode premiering Tuesday night, March 3....
March 2, 2020 - 6:25pm
March 1, 2020
Maplewood school lunch lady’s fruit and vegetable displays go viral
MAPLEWOOD, Minn. — The salad bar at John Glenn Middle School comes with instructions. A sign in the Maplewood school’s cafeteria explains...
March 1, 2020 - 5:04pm
February 19, 2020
Update a classic with Avocado Chicken Salad with Creamy Gorgonzola Dressing
Recently, I was playing around with different ways to use rotisserie chicken and ended up giving an old-fashioned deli favorite a contemporary...
February 19, 2020 - 7:30am
February 12, 2020
The Vegan Cookbook Club: Choosing chocolate with heart
DULUTH — With Valentine’s Day on the horizon, you may be in the market for some good chocolate (although we hardly need a holiday to whet...
February 12, 2020 - 8:00am
Sweeten up Valentine's Day with Strawberries & Cream Scones
FARGO — In our family, food is love, and I am always looking for new and delicious displays of love to dazzle the beloveds in my life, especially...
February 12, 2020 - 7:15am
February 5, 2020
This orzo pilaf is a simple — and hearty — side dish
FARGO — I’m always looking for easy ways to incorporate vegetables into our meal plan, and this Savory Orzo Pilaf combines pasta with mushrooms,...
February 5, 2020 - 7:35am
February 4, 2020
Beatrice Ojakangas: Celebrate Finland with Runeberg Tarts
DULUTH, Minn. — On Feb. 5 each year, special tarts — Runeberg Torte — which really are cupcakes, show up in bakeries in Finland to commemorate...
February 4, 2020 - 4:00pm
January 31, 2020
Air it out: Super Bowl snacks are minutes away with this popular kitchen appliance
January 31, 2020 - 7:30am
January 29, 2020
These Asian-inspired meatballs offer big flavor for the big game
FARGO — Meatballs are one of my favorite party foods. They’re the perfect finger food and nearly every culture has its own version of a meatball,...
January 29, 2020 - 7:35am
Things we like: Loving a good bowl of popcorn
DULUTH — My family has been going gangbusters eating popcorn since Christmas, when my daughter received a bowl that cooks the kernels in the...
January 29, 2020 - 7:00am
January 22, 2020
Hoops on Hops: Forecasting beer trends for 2020
DULUTH — Another year has come and gone, and it was a real roller coaster of a ride in the craft beer world. Some of the largest and most-beloved...
January 22, 2020 - 9:00am
What to eat when you're veganing
DULUTH -- Eating a vegan diet, and just incorporating some vegan dishes into your rotating, can be very expensive, time consuming and frustrating....
January 22, 2020 - 8:00am
Brown butter is game-changing in these chocolate chip cookies
FARGO — Due to last week’s blizzard and no travel advisory, I had to switch gears and produce a recipe using only ingredients I already had...
January 22, 2020 - 7:30am