Leo’s Grill and Malt Shop

Leo’s Grill and Malt Shop is located in downtown Stillwater on the corner of Main Street and Chestnut. A diner themed restaurant well known for its malts, burgers, and mouth-watering kettle chips (worth every delicious calorie). Leo’s  has become an icon in the small town of Stillwater. However, it is not just the feel-good décor,…

Where to Get Holiday Meals in the Twin Cities

For many of us, Christmas dinner will look a little smaller this year. No drunk uncle whose political knowledge all comes from Facebook. No fake smiling while opening up the present of a hideous hand-crocheted sweater from cousin Cathy. And no, incredibly long, bang your head against the wall, goodbyes from family members you see…

What Exactly is Lutefisk?

Lutefisk (or lutfisk for Swedes) is dried whitefish; usually, cod, soaked in lye. Lutefisk originated in the Scandinavian countries of Norway, Sweden, and Finland, pickling the fish in lye was a way to preserve it for the long winter months. It was also eaten as part of the Christmas traditional dinner. Unflavored fish soaked in…