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Thanksgiving Side Dishes & Wine Pairings

Thanksgiving is a foodie’s dream holiday.  Well, one of the most notable food holidays of the year anyway. Yes, we love turkey day, but it’s really all about the sides, isn’t it? Every year, I look forward to the many side dishes that surround my slices of turkey as well as the other critical must-haves: stretchy…

Warm Irish Cheddar & Kale Dip

Pairs Well With… A chef feature + Guinness + Irish Soda Bread Cheese makes the world go ’round.  In fact, it should play a part of every meal. In light of St. Paddy’s Day this week, Chef CJ Callahan Egts from Whole Foods Market Hennepin created this decadent cheese dip recipe with a healthy twist (exclusively…

Lemon Pepper Chicken & Maple Pecan Brussel Sprouts

Pairs Well With… a lemon infused vodka cocktail + your favorite date(s) Valentine’s Day is just around the corner, and I’ve been noodling on what I’ll make for my special dinner.  This meal came about because I was bored with day old leftovers (already) and not ambitious enough bear Minneapolis’ twelve degree high for the…