Great Middle Eastern fare at Gold Medal Market & Deli

From the outside, there is no way you could tell that the Gold Medal Market and Deli, 1020 Washington Ave. S., Minneapolis, offers a first-rate selection of Middle Eastern fare, including a well-stocked deli counter and a weekday lunch buffet, prepared by one of the Twin Cities' most talented Middle Eastern cooks. For many years, Hayat Jermanous was the chef at Sindbad's … [Read more...]

Happy Year of the Monkey! Celebrate with a Chinese banquet.

Gong Hay Fat Choy! Happy Year of the Monkey! Local Asian restaurants are featuring special menus, lion dancers and more. Here's my list - let me know if you know of others: Tonight only, Rainbow Chinese Restaurant's chef Tammy Wong is partnering with Jeremy Pryes of Pryes Brewing to offer creative Chinese dishes paired with selections of sake, wine and beers. Sample fare … [Read more...]

Hmong Museum Begins Fundraising for Hmong Storytelling Project Through Give To The Max Day

In an effort to preserve traditional Hmong storytelling, the Hmong Museum will begin fundraising for a new production, "Hmong Chronicles," on Give to the Max Day Nov. 12. Funds raised will match a $20,000 award from the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation through its Knight Arts Challenge... Source: Hmong Museum Begins Fundraising for Hmong Storytelling Project Through Give … [Read more...]