Rich's World Beer Tour: Bent Paddle Brewing - Madagascar Vanilla Cold Press Black

Rich Westerberg reviews Duluth's  Bent Paddle Brewing's Madagascar Vanilla Cold Press Black. 

88 Oriental Foods - Best Larb in Town?

Vanh Ratsamy of Oriantal 88 Foods serves up some larb, made to order.

The business cards for 88 Oriental Foods boast that the little Asian market at 291 W. University Ave. in St. Paul has "The Best Larb in Town."


Loondi Gras to blend Mardi Gras & Minnesota cultures

The music, foods, costumes and revelry of Mardi Gras will take a Minnesota twist at a “Loondi Gras” fund-raiser for VSA Minnesota, the state organization on arts and disability.


The Black Owned Business Series Vol. 1 - The Avenue Eatery

In an effort to encourage group economics and entrepreneurship within the black community, SwayHeavy has partnered with 4seen Magazine to create the "Black Owned Business Series".


Temple of Aaron to host CrossRiver KosherFest

The inaugural CrossRiver KosherFest, an all-kosher food festival, will take place from 12 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan.


Winning recipe in Neighborhood Soup Cook-Off

From left to right: Kim Medin with Spicy Moroccan Chicken Stew; April Riordan with Tsardust “Farmers Market” Vegetable Soup; Norbert Kappes with “Christmas Eve” Oyster Stew; and Elen Bahr with Black Bean Chili with Butternut Squash.

Spicy Moroccan Chicken Stew prepared by Tom and Kim Medin


Business Spotlight: Drew's Homemade Caramel Corn

Has anyone noticed a sweet, delicious smell from the far southern storefront across from the Chatterbox Pub? About a year ago a new tenant moved in a tasty business.


Vendor Applications Available January 9th, 2015

Vendor applications for the 2015 Midtown Farmers Market season will be available to the general public beginning January 9th, 2015 and the market will begin accepting applications immediately following. The market will be looking for unique prepared foods vendors and artists this season, so if you’ve ever thought about vending at the market, this year is your chance! You can take a look at our 2014 application under the contact tab on our website,, to get a sense for the application, and contact Market Manager Miguel Goebel by e-mail, manger [at] midtownfarmersmarket [dot] org, or phone, 612-724-7457, with any questions regarding the application process and requirements.

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