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December 5, 2018
Grim's Grub: Yes, deer: Make venison sausage, bacon
I've mentioned in the past that wild food seems to bring out generosity, and venison is often no different. I thank my friends and family very...
December 5, 2018 - 8:00am
December 4, 2018
Ambrosi: Share these easy and delicious gifts from the kitchen
I like to give food as gifts. Homemade gifts are automatically special, just by virtue of the fact that someone personally took the time to make...
December 4, 2018 - 8:08pm
December 3, 2018
Decorate holiday cookies like a pro, no matter your skill set
Now is the time for icing and glitter, sprinkles and fairy dust. Even if your holiday cookie decorating game is not top-notch, or you only have...
December 3, 2018 - 7:17pm
December 2, 2018
Trying to turn a skeptic into a lefse lover
MOORHEAD, Minn. — Please don’t send me angry emails and letters about the story I’m about to write.
December 2, 2018 - 7:00am
December 1, 2018
One dough can deliver cookies to match everyone's tastes
Kelly at work is vegan, cousin Jerry has gone gluten-free, and your neighbor Ava is pescatarian and eats dairy, but not eggs. Even you passed...
December 1, 2018 - 7:47am
November 27, 2018
Chef's Hat: Enjoy pumpkin - the fruit of fall - without guilt
Pumpkins - and they are indeed a fruit and not a vegetable - start ripening in September. Because these large, orange fruits store well, fresh...
November 27, 2018 - 8:00am
November 26, 2018
It's possible to make a healthy hotdish
Hotdish, the unofficial state cuisine of Minnesota, is a staple in households across the Upper Midwest. Other places may call this a casserole....
November 26, 2018 - 11:00am
November 23, 2018
Serving up community: Annual Thanksgiving meal feeds nearly 650
Volunteer Madi Exsted watched while Baxter Police Officer Chad Visser handed a Thanksgiving meal to Jo Johnson Thursday, Nov. 22, in Baxter....
November 23, 2018 - 4:49pm
Slow cooking, big results: Break out your Dutch oven for Sarah's Texas-Inspired Chili
FARGO -- If Tony had given me a Dutch oven as a birthday gift when we were first married 25 years ago, I’m not sure I’d still be Mrs. Nasello...
November 23, 2018 - 6:30am
November 22, 2018
The curse of the Honeycrisp apple
Everyone's favorite apple is leaving Northeastern orchards out on a limb.
November 22, 2018 - 7:07am
November 21, 2018
Traditions: A closer look at the Thanksgiving holiday
When it comes to Thanksgiving, Americans have a lot of traditions and favorites. Here's an interactive look at the holiday -- from most popular...
November 21, 2018 - 11:46am
November 19, 2018
How to manage your limited oven space on Thanksgiving
Thanksgiving dinner is probably the biggest meal most of us prepare. The number of guests goes up, the amount of food exponentially increases,...
November 19, 2018 - 7:09pm
How to tactfully take over the family Thanksgiving meal without ruining a tradition-filled holiday
It all started with a pie crust. After years of shuttling back and forth to my parents' house for Thanksgiving through college and my first job,...
November 19, 2018 - 10:29am
November 18, 2018
Ranking America's best mail-order pies
Thanksgiving is unquestionably America's greatest food holiday. Yet much of the meal invites controversy. Not everyone is a fan of roasted turkey....
November 18, 2018 - 12:12pm
November 14, 2018
Creamy wild rice soup is a great way to use up leftover Thanksgiving turkey
FARGO — Today marks the sixth anniversary of this column, which debuted in 2012 exactly on this day, Nov. 14th, which also happens to be my...
November 14, 2018 - 7:01am