Winter Treats

It's definitely cold outside with the windchills of negative 20+ degrees! But that just inspires baking instructor, Nancy Burgeson! She's making some winter treats inspired by the snow and ice.

2018 Food Trends, Part 1

Elizabeth gathered three food critics -- Jess Fleming from the Pioneer Press, Stephanie March from Mpls.St.Paul Magazine and Joy Summers from Minnesota Monthly -- to see what will be hot in the Twin Cities restaurant scene in 2018.

Smoothies & Milk

Without milk in your diet it is really hard to get enough nutrients. Decades of research supports the benefits of drinking milk. Kids ages 9 to 18 need 3 cups of milk a day. Data suggest that 60% of boys and 83% of girls are not drinking enough milk. This means they are not getting nutrients to grow. Its really hard to replace the nutrients...

Keller Grille at Keller Golf Course

Keller Golf Course has a lot of history in Maplewood. It's just a short drive from Saint Paul and the cities. The champion style course opened back in 1929. But it was just a few years ago when it underwent a major renovation. When it re-opened with a new look in 2014, it was called the "Best Municipal Renovation of 2014" from Golf Magazine....

Jerk Steak & Sweet Potato Foil Packet

Twin Cities Live's 12 Days of Grilling for 2017 kicks off with a recipe from the woman responsible for making sure the Minnesota Vikings are well-fed! Steve headed to Winter Park in Eden Prairie to make jerk steak and sweet potatoes with Geji McKinney-Banks. Get the grocery-store brand of seasoning she loves!

Wines from Croatia

Twin Cities Live Reporter Emily Engberg recently went on vacation in Croatia with a group of Minnesotans. While she was there, she went to a winery. But this isn't just any winery. Korta Katarina, or KK, is owned by Minnesotans Lee and Penny Anderson. The couple was visiting the area while doing some humanitarian work. They fell in love with...

Emoji Cupcakes

Emojis are everywhere. Chances are when you send a text message you're including an emoji with it. Maddie Lu Carlos, the owner of Something Sweet by Maddie Lu in Coon Rapids knows so much about Emojis... she's even teaching a class on how to make them at her bakery.

TCL in Your Town: Ptacek’s

Ptacek's IGA is a fixture in Prescott, WI. This family-owned and operated grocery store has over 100 years of history in the community and a world record too. They've cooked up the longest brat ever at 301 feet nine inches, so when it comes to brats, they know what they are talking about! Two of the Ptacek brothers, store manager Patrick and...

The Great Midwest Rib Fest

Some of nation's best rib cookers will be at the 4th annual great Midwest Rib Fest this weekend at Mystic Lake Casino hotel! Two of the contestants are here in our studio to explain their tips on cooking the best ribs.

Good Company: Papa Tronnio’s

Pizza night is certainly a popular night for many families and there's one hot spot in Prescott, Wisconsin that has been feeding the stomachs and the hearts of families for almost forty years. Papa Tronnio's is a staple. Known for its laid back atmosphere and great pizza, Papa T's attracts people from Prescott and from all over the cities. Some...