Salty Tart has a stall in the Midtown Global Market and the farmer's market. They offer standard things like croissants and baguettes, and more creative things like mushroom Brie turnovers (pictured). Delicious and reasonably priced.
Someone I know recently moved to LA. She tweeted that LA has everything -- except Pizza Luce. Pizza Luce offers a diverse menu of gourmet pizza, including such favorites as the baked potato pizza, which evidently does not exist in LA. The appetizers are pretty great too -- the meatballs are the best....more
There are a few pupuserias in Minneapolis but this one might just be the best. The pupusas are what pupusas should be: handmade, hot and bubbling with cheese. The tamales come wrapped in banana leaves and the masa dough is flavorful. Everything tastes like something you'd have in...more
Glam Doll is the darling of Eat Street right now. Partly because it's new, but also because it oozes ambience and serves up gourmet donuts (peanut and sriracha? Mexican chocolate? Maple bacon? You know you want to try them all.) My favorite is the femme fatale: vanilla icing with raspberry...more
Loring Park is a beautiful green space in the heart of downtown Minneapolis. It is also where Pride is held each year. Enjoy the lake, the tulips and the red winged black birds. There is also a very friendly black squirrel who will run right up to you and beg for a morsel. It's always worth it to...more