Interesting vegetables: 8 takes on meatless meals in the Twin Cities

Michael Pollan’s maxim on eating is easy enough to follow. Eat food. We’re on board. Not too much. Not a problem. Mostly plants. Well yeah, but, wait—mostly? We give it an honest try, planning a week of lunch salads and shopping for brunch at the farmers’ market. Then Friday night rolls around, we go out … [ Read more]

Dark Horse Bar & Eatery Now Open in Lowertown

The team behind Muddy Waters in Lyn-Lake has opened Dark Horse Bar & Eatery at 7th Street and Wacouta Ave., bolstering the already strong lineup of new restaurants to have taken root in Lowertown this year. Here’s the lowdown: It feels like Lowertown: The former home of Twin Cities Magic & Costume has the exposed brick, … [ Read more]

Minnesota Brewery Showcase at Muddy Waters

Today, January 15th, Muddy Waters in Minneapolis will host the ultimate tap takeover. With 30 tap lines pouring only Indeed, Steel Toe, Summit, and Surly. If you didn’t think it could get better, it does. Steel Toe will be releasing their Size 11 double IPA, made just once a year. Don’t miss this awesome Minnesota … [ Read more]

Holiday Theater (and Your Best Beer Bets Nearby)

By Juliana Bryarly A look at the many seasonal theater offerings and the best beer bets nearby Long lines, present purchasing, and marketing madness can instigate that holiday havoc. Avoid stressing over the small details and remember to enjoy the season by dedicating an afternoon or evening for a live holiday performance and a beer. … [ Read more]

Kind-of-a-Big-Deal Readers’ Choice Award Winners 2012

  We know you have been eagerly awaiting the results of our Kind-Of-A-Big-Deal poll. We collected thousands of votes online in October and November and are excited to share the winners with you. Minnesota’s growing craft beer scene would not be possible without the work of these brands and individuals, as well as your appreciation and … [ Read more]

Fried Goat Cheese with Wittekerke White Ale at Muddy Waters

Food Meets Beer Visits a Post-Renovation Muddy Waters Written by Jason Walker, The Heavy Table About a year ago, Muddy Waters, a much-loved but somewhat grungy Minneapolis coffee shop,moved a few blocks down Lyndale Ave. The owners kept the coffee but undertook a massive makeover: adding a full bar, an ambitious craft beer and whiskey … [ Read more]

A Blind Tasting beer festival

Taste & Rate 48 Minnesota Oktoberfests

Sept. 20, 2019 | 5:30–9pm
Upper Landing Park
Tickets: GA $40 | DD $20