Tag: St. Paul

Twin Cities Eats

Twin Cities Eats

What’s on the menu in the Twin Cities? There’s more to Minnesota than just food on a stick. Stephanie Rosenbaum cruises the farmers’ market in Minneapolis and dines out in St. Paul.

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Izzy's Ice Cream: A Minnesota Fairy Tale

Izzy's Ice Cream: A Minnesota Fairy Tale

| September 18, 2008 | 4 Comments

I’m a very impatient person, but on this trip to Minneapolis patience and forbearance paid off in spades. That said, St. Paul-based Izzy’s Ice Cream was harder to get into than SPQR at 7:00 on a Friday.

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Minnesota Nice: St. Paul Farmers' Market

Minnesota Nice: St. Paul Farmers' Market

| August 16, 2008 | 5 Comments

I’ve just booked a trip that ensures that in less than a month, I’ll be happily winging off to my home state of Minnesota. Minneapolis is where I grew up as the pickiest of eaters, eschewing nearly every vegetable aside from corn and artichokes. (Don’t ask where my mother got artichokes in Minneapolis in the 70s and 80s. Or Pomegranates and avocados for that matter, but my mother was born and bred in Glendale, CA and she knew what she liked and she made sure she found it for us.)

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