Grilling Wines

Grilling Wines
When it comes to grilling and chilling, Ted Farrell from Haskell’s Wine has the chilling part down!  He shares which wines pair best with some of our favorite grilled foods. Pair with Chips: Casa Farelli Prosecco Pair with Seafood & Salads: Laville Pavillon Bordeaux Blanc Pair with Fish: Hats Off Chardonnay Pair with...

Patio Wine Pack

Patio Wine Pack
Sitting outside and sipping on a glass of wine during the summer months in Minnesota sounds like a perfect scenario.  There are wines that are better suited for these occasions and Ted Farrell from Haskell’s has them! Patio Pack: Domaine Fazi Rose Fog Mountain Sauvignon Blanc Gearbox Pinot Noir Get two of each of these wines...

Tahini Latte with Fresh Almond Milk

Tahini Latte with Fresh Almond Milk
Anna Klimmek, owner and chef of Happy Food MN says their mission is to get people in the kitchen by teaching them healthy simple ways to get cooking.  She prepares a Tahini Latte that is stress reducing because she uses adapatgens which work with the body to reduce stress.  The spices she adds are calming for the body. Lion’s Mane Tahini...

Old World Wines vs. New World Wines

Old World Wines vs. New World Wines
A good way to start learning about different kinds of wines according to our wine guy, Ted Farrell from Haskells, is to compare “Old World” with “New World” wines. Wines Ted featured: Chardonnays: Gergenti Chardonnay vs. Mystified Chardonnay Zinfandels: Masso Antico Primitivo vs. Pra Vinera Zinfandel Blends: CDR Rastellian...

6 Wines for $60

6 Wines for $60
Ted Farrell from Haskell’s put together a 6-pack of wine for Twin Cities Live viewers and it was so successful that he decided to do it again! 6 For $60 available through Sunday, May 3, 2020. includes: Malen Rose Les Rastellains Cotes du Rhone Craft Creamery Chardonnay Chateau du Pin Bordeaux Domaine Pech de L’Escale...

Virtual Happy Hours

Virtual Happy Hours
Meeting your friends and co-workers for happy hour has definitely changed.  With bars and restaurants closed, happy hour is looking a little different.  Producer Lisa Adams shares tips for making your virtual happy hour a successful happy hour. Local breweries are still making your favorite beverages that you can pick up. Unmapped...

Cherry Smoothie

Cherry Smoothie
Cherries are delicious and are packed with nutrients. The Real Food RN, Kate Doubler stopped by to make a tasty cherry smoothie and to talk more about the health benefits. Cherry Smoothie 2 cups cherries 1-2 cups kefir 2 tbsp honey 1 tsp vanilla Blend it all-together in a blender and enjoy! Cherry-it Cherry Pitter Cherry...

Updated TCL 6-Pack of Wine

Updated TCL 6-Pack of Wine
Ted Farrell of Haskell’s Wine introduced us to a six pack of wine that he put together and offered as the Twin Cities Live 6-Pack.  This proved to be very popular and you haven’t missed out on it either. You can still pick it up curbside or get it delivered to your home. TCL 6-Pack is available through Saturday, April 11, 2020 for just...

Dalgona Coffee: Whipped Coffee

Dalgona Coffee: Whipped Coffee
Jamie Preuss, creator of food and lifestyle blog, So Happy You Liked It, shares some simple Easter brunch ideas. Related: More Easter Brunch inspiration Connect on Pinterest Connect on Instagram @sohappyyoulikedit   Dalgona Coffee The South Korean Coffee that’s taken over the internet! This delicious caffeinated...

Haskell’s TCL 6-Pack

Haskell’s TCL 6-Pack
In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, Haskell’s has made some changes to how they serve their customers.  TCL reporter Kelli Hanson stopped by to chat with our wine guy Ted Farrell about these changes. Ted has put together a deal for TCL’ers to order online or by phone until April 11th. They’ll deliver it to you curbside or right to...

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Haskell’s

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with Haskell’s
Twin Cities Live's Wine Guy, Haskell's Ted Farrell, helps us celebrate the luck of the Irish with spirits, beer and wine you can pick up at locally-owned Haskell's. To learn more about the Bacchus Society, click here. Featured products: Tullamore D.E.W. Irish Whiskey Five Farms Single Batch Irish Cream Liqueur Guinness beer ...

Bouquet of Rose from Haskell’s

Bouquet of Rose from Haskell’s
Twin Cities Live's Wine Guy, Haskell's Ted Farrell, celebrates Valentine's Day with a bouquet of rose. Rose wine. He also shares other wines and bubbly worth picking up for your sweetie. Through Sunday, February 23rd, you can pick up the Bouquet of Rose at any of Haskell's 11 Minnesota locations for $74.99. The two rose wines Ted featured...

Jinx Tea

Jinx Tea
Hot tea, it's something people quite enjoy, but that is just skimming the surface of the tea world. Think bubble teas, nitro infused teas and teas on tap. It's all happening in the Linden Hills neighborhood of Minneapolis. Twin Cities Live reporter Kelli Hanson takes us to Jinx Tea.

Cocktails with Lat14 Asian Eatery’s Trish Gavin

Cocktails with Lat14 Asian Eatery’s Trish Gavin
Trish Gavin, the Beverage Director for Lat14 Asian Eatery and Lemon Grass Thai Bistro has been bartending for over 20 years. She is up for a Charlie Award for outstanding bartender. The Charlies celebrate the best of the Twin Cities food and beverage community. Trish shared cocktail recipes you will find at Lat14. The Charlies take place...