Jade: What's a Critic to Do?

The question I get asked most often, (after "what’s your favorite restaurant?") is "do you get recognized a lot when you review restaurants?" The answer is, sometimes I do, and sometimes I don’t. When a longtime local restaurateur opens a restaurant in downtown Minneapolis, and staffs it with servers who have been on the local […]

Sunny Kwan's Fortune Cookie Recipe – Revealed!

I got Sunny Kwan’s secret fortune cookie recipe – and I am going to share it. Sunday night, the missus and me stopped off to take on a little ballast at the Keefer Court Bakery and CafĂ© at Cedar and Riverside before our pilgrimage to the annual Brave Combo Christmas concert at the Cedar Theater […]