Jalapeno Recipes

Jalapeno Recipes
Terry John Zila always adds spice to Twin Cities Live.  This time, he’s cooking with it! Basil Lime Fruit Salad Ingredients: ¼ cup fresh lime juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 teaspoon lime zest 2 jalapeño peppers, seeded and minced 2 cups seedless watermelon, cut into ½-inch cubes 2 cups cantaloupe, cut into ½-inch cubes 2...

4th of July Picnic Recipes

4th of July Picnic Recipes
Even though celebrations will look a little different this year, you can still go all out with your picnic spread!  Jamie Preuss, creator of the blog So Happy You Liked It, shows us some options. An upgrade on the classic picnic staple, this Dill Pickle Potato Chip Potato Salad includes briny dill pickles and gets extra crunch from dill...

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.

Cold Summer Salads

Cold Summer Salads
Nicole Nelson stopped by the TCL kitchen with two cold summer salad recipes perfect to make for lunch, a picnic or family meal. Today's Recipes: Mediterranean Pasta Salad Chopped Thai Peanut Quinoa Salad Check out Living Well with Nic for more recipes, guides and more.

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...

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...

Pasta Salads

Pasta Salads
Nicole Nelson, from Living Well With Nic, has some recipes that are perfect for your next barbeque. Recipes: Gluten Free Greek Pasta Salad Mayo Free Coleslaw

Meal Kits:  Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto

Meal Kits:  Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto
Owner of Golden Fig Fine Foods, Laurie Crowell, has come up with a brilliant idea to create meal kits to help ease the ever-present question of, “What’s for Dinner?”  She prepares one making Asparagus and Mushroom Risotto. If you’d like to order a meal kit or anything off their website, click here or call Laurie at (651)...

Amber Ale Cloverleaf Rolls

Amber Ale Cloverleaf Rolls
St. Patrick’s Day celebrations probably look a bit different this year but you can still celebrate with a traditional Irish meal!  Last year, baking instructor, Nancy Burgeson showed us how to make rolls that includes Guinness Beer.  They were so tasty, it was definitely worth sharing again! AMBER ALE CLOVERLEAF ROLLS (makes 24...

Fun Celery Recipes

Fun Celery Recipes
Monica Irwin is the creator of Veggie Buds Club. She's made it her mission to help get your kids to eat their veggies in a fun and tasty way. Each month she highlights a different veggie on her blog and this march she wants to "celery-brate" celery. She stopped by with her daughter Harriet to show us how to make celery bugs. Recipe...

Asparagus Recipe Ideas

Asparagus Recipe Ideas
Whether you are cooking up an impressive dinner for your family or you're looking for side-dish ideas to compliment your main course, Home and Garden Expert Larry Pfarr has you covered. He stopped by with some tasty recipe ideas using asparagus. Larry’s tips on growing asparagus Ideally planted in early spring. Grow in an out of...

Valentine’s Dinner at Home:

Valentine’s Dinner at Home:
Skip the reservations this Friday and enjoy a romantic dinner at home with your Valentine. Terri Chaffer of Love That Olive stopped by with delicious ideas. It’s Love That Olive's 10th Anniversary and this week TCL viewers can get a special premium olive oil. Mention twin cities live to receive $5 off. Lemon Cucumber Salad 1 C....

Dinner with TCL: Roasted Beet Salad

Dinner with TCL: Roasted Beet Salad
Twin Cities Live is inviting you to dinner at FireLake Grill House & Cocktail Bar at Radisson Blu Mall of America.  Chef Dinesh shows one of the dishes off of the menu.   Dinner with Twin Cities Live is on Tuesday, February 11th.  Click here to reserve your spot! Roasted Beet Salad Avocado, seven-minute egg, toasted pistachios,...

TCL Staff Cook Off: Chip Dips Galore

TCL Staff Cook Off: Chip Dips Galore
Twin Cities Live decided to start a friendly competition between some KSTP staffers to make the best game day snacks. We’re starting with finger food party snacks, then chip dips galore and we’ll wrap up with the best sliders and mini sandwiches. Our goal is to help you make the perfect football food that will be a crowd pleaser while you...

Nam Khao

Nam Khao
Ann Ahmed from Lat 14 Asian Eatery joins us to show us how to turn your left over steamed rice into a delicious crispy rice salad.  It’s a dish that Star Tribune restaurant critic, Rick Nelson, named as one of his Top 10 Things He Ate in all of 2019! Ingredients: For Crispy Rice Paddies: -Cook 1.5 cups of white rice (measured dry- not...