Fall in the Twin Cities isn’t complete without a trip to Black Forest Inn to celebrate Oktoberfest. What most people don’t know is Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration. In the fall […]
Mark your calendar! Friday night May 27!
Tell us Twin Cities, are you finally ready to kick off the Unofficial Start of Summer 2016? This is the best way to do it! […]
The Germans go crazy for asparagus (spargel) this time of year. There, as here, asparagus is a sure sign of spring, or, as the Germans say, asparagus is the “Joy of Spring.” In late May, […]
Here in the Twin Cities, we appreciate a good beer. If you have ever had a German beer, you can thank King Ludwig for signing the Reinheitsgebot (German Beer Purity Law) in 1516.
You don’t […]
With Christmas fast approaching one of my favorite traditions is getting ready to be under way at the Black Forest Inn – the 12 Days of Christmas (Cookies)!
If you haven’t tried their oh […]
The designation “fake and pretentious” bounces around these days like a hamster who steered his plastic ball down the stairs. Thank goodness for restaurants that try and succeed at being the places they’re meant […]
Everybody loves Peanuts, and because what’s not to love?
Come out Tuesday October 20th from 4-8pm at the Landmark Plaza in St. Paul to celebrate the Peanuts Movie Fall Festival. St. Paul Mayor Chris […]
What do women, wine, food, shopping and a good cause have in common?
Girls Night Out at the Shoppes at Arbor Lakes in Maple Grove!
More than 70 retail stores and restaurants will participate […]