Category: Food

Pure Wow

It’s been 914 days since the last post on  It was my annual (at that point) Vikings preview for the 2014 season… let’s not even talk about that. In these days of the rise of nationalism, Trump,… Read More

New State Fair Foods for 2014

The Minnesota State Fair has updated their website with the new foods for 2014. In years past (2012, 2011, 2010 Day 1 / 2010 Day 2) I’ve posted my thoughts on the food, and I plan to do… Read More

Food Inc.: Revisited

Recently I watched Food Inc. for the second time. There was a quote that caught my ear from Joel Salatin of Polyface Farms. I’m paraphrasing but essentially it was that when he is at the farmers market people… Read More

New Foods At The 2012 Minnesota State Fair

The last few years I’ve posted reviews and/or a handy guide on the food of the state fair. I do this as a public service so you don’t have to try camel on a stick. You can find… Read More

It’s Time For The Feud!

A recent story in the StarTribune caught my eye. Columnist John Tevlin goes in depth on the family feud going on just down the road from us in St. Louis Park where we’ve seen Thanh Do (local restauranteur… Read More