Monday Night Meal: Cowboy Turkey Burgers

Monday Night Meal: Cowboy Turkey Burgers
Every Monday on Twin Cities Live, local chefs and cooks stop by to make a tasty dinner recipe that you can easily make during the busy work week. Culinary and Branding Director at Kowalski’s, Rachael Perron stopped by to make a cowboy turkey burgers and a delicious side dish that’s perfect for the summertime.  For more information on...

Paul Folger’s Grandma’s Red Sauce

Paul Folger’s Grandma’s Red Sauce
A simple smell can bring up vivid memories.  Whenever Paul Folger went to visit his Grandma Alene and Grandpa John, Grandma would always have her red sauce cooking on the stove.  Now everytime Paul makes it himself, he is reminded of that. 1 pound ground beef 1 onion chopped--medium size 2 cloves of garlic 1 quart of tomatoes or 1- 28...

Grilling Swordfish

Grilling Swordfish
Josh Nelson of the Almanac Fish in Lowertown St. Paul dishes up tips on how to grill fish this summer. Ingredients: 6 to 8 ounce servings per adult, 4 to 6 ounces for lighter appetites Za’atar spice blend Grlk –Lemon aioli- 2-3 ounces per plate (recipe follows) Garnish- (Josh Nelson personally prefers cilantro and...

Farmer’s Market Summer Salad

Farmer’s Market Summer Salad
The Farmer’s Market is a favorite place for fresh produce.  Lindsay Guentzel, food writer for Bring Me the News, Lindsey Guentzel shares her tips for incorporating fresh produce into tasty summer meals. Recipes: Farmers Market Summer Salad Avocado Cilantro Lime Dressing

Hamilton Inspired Dishes

Hamilton Inspired Dishes
The hit musical Hamilton is now playing at the Orpheum theater. Benjamin Spangler is the Executive chef for Mercy in in Minneapolis, the restaurant right across the street from the Orpheum. He stopped by to share recipes for a three-course meal straight out of the late 1700's and early 1800's.

Light Beef Recipes

Light Beef Recipes
The folks at the Minnesota Beef Council love a good steak and potato, but they believe in mixing it up at times too!  Becky Church joins us with light and tasty beef recipes perfect for any summer day. Recipes: Beef Steak Gyros Beef Asparagus Pasta Toss Sirloin Steak and Tomato Salad

Entertaining Ideas from Love that Olive

Entertaining Ideas from Love that Olive
With so many events getting cancelled this summer, we’ll be doing a lot more small-scale entertaining with family and friends. That means we’re on the lookout for fun, fresh, creative ideas. Terri Chaffer of Love that Olive has terrific suggestions. Mention Twin Cities Live to receive the Father's Day Gift Pack special for $55. It...

Tasty Go-To Meals

Tasty Go-To Meals
Having easy yet tasty go-to meals is essential during the summer.  One way you can simplify your meal prep is by buying those pre-packaged salads.  Coborns registered dietitian shares creative and healthy ways to use those salad kits. Recipes: Braised Summertime Romaine Crostini Sweet Kale Crostini Blueberry Walnut Salad with...

DIY Marinades

DIY Marinades
Marinades are a great way to add extra flavor to your vegetables, chicken, kebobs, or just about anything on the grill.  Chef Jessica Tijerina shows us how easy it is to make marinades at home. Mexican Marinade Yield: Marinade for 1-pound meat, meat substitute or vegetable 1 cup olive oil 2 garlic cloves, peeled and sliced 1 chipotle...

Lentil Recipes

Lentil Recipes
Lentils are an inexpensive way of getting a lot of nutrients.  They’re packed with B vitamins, magnesium, zinc and potassium.  Chef and cookbook author, Robin Asbell shares some recipes using lentils. Red Lentil-Carrot Hummus Makes about 3 cups 1 cup red lentils 2 large carrots, peeled and sliced 6 cloves garlic, chopped 1/2 cup...

Monday Night Meal: Sloppy Jane

Monday Night Meal: Sloppy Jane
We're about to heat things up in this kitchen for Monday Night Meal presented by Nordic Ware. TCL Reporter Kelli Hanson, says you'll want to fire up and make this dish sooner than later. It's a staple in the Hanson household and it's her daughters favorite dinners. This recipe comes from one of Kelli's favorite food blogs, The Defined Dish....

Tasty Summer Dishes

Tasty Summer Dishes
Natalie Jaeger, owner of Olive Grove Olive Oil, shows us some tasty dishes perfect for summer using products you can get right from her store. Recipes: Grilled Lemon Chicken with Thyme Mango and Black Bean Salad Peach Caprese Salad Through Saturday, June 6, 2020 until 5PM, you can pick up a Gift Box Sampler featuring the olive...

Chinese Glazed Salmon and Broccoli Sheet Pan Dinner

Chinese Glazed Salmon and Broccoli Sheet Pan Dinner
Katie Chin is the daughter of the legendary LeeAnn Chin so she knows a thing or two about cooking.  Katie and her 11 year old daughter, Becca Jonas, join us to create a sheet pan dinner of glazed salmon and broccoli. Click here to watch Cooked Up with Katie and Becca. Katie has two cookbooks that you can get for 40% off through July 31,...