Food & Drink

Alexandra Motz, one of the chefs being mentored by Gavin Kaysen through the Ment’or BKB Foundation.

Minneapolis-based chef Gavin Kaysen mentors young chefs.

A dish from Grand Cafe, one of our favorite summer dining restaurants in South Minneapolis.

For our Best of City South issue, we revisit some of our favorite local restaurants.

The Veggie Love Burger, a vegan burger from Red Cow Uptown

Red Cow has recently broadened its menu to include plant-based options for its vegetarian patrons.

James Beard Award-winning chef Ann Kim of Young Joni embraces her mother.

The most prestigious awards in the restaurant industry have been handed out, and one Twin Cities chef is heading home with some hardware.

A local summer beer sits on a patio table next to a grapefruit.

LynLake Brewery, Waconia Brewing Company, Wooden Hill Brewing and Steel Toe Brewing offer up their best beers for summer nights.

A flight of craft beers sits on a bar. Behind, a row of craft beers on tap.

By: Anthony Brousseau

With so many different craft breweries and beers to try in Minnesota, how do you sort the wheat from the chaff?

Rincon 38, home chefs, home cooking

Rincon 38 co-owner Hector Ruiz offers tips for home chefs.

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At Rincon 38, the menu is all tapas all the time, but the complexity of the flavors, intense in all the right ways and places, will put you in mind of French cuisine.

Grapefruit Mojito, Drinks, cocktails, mojito recipe, summer cocktails, summer drinks, liquor boy

This light but flavorful cocktail recipe serves two - perfect for a spring or summertime date night!

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Whether you’re grabbing an after-work drink or looking for an affordable date night, City Lakes has plenty of great happy hour options.