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Photos: HungryBadger Cafe

The main item on the menu at the new HungryBadger Cafe on State Street is momo, a Himalayan-style dumpling found in Nepal, the birthplace o… Read more

Let’s Eat: Empty nesters make momos above State Street at HungryBadger Cafe

According to HungryBadger’s Nepali-born owners Deepak, Archana and Neelam Shrestha, the secret to a good momo is a juicy filling and an exceptional sauce.  Read more

Wine Finds: Springtime red wine for Easter

If you’re hunting for a special, springtime red to serve with an Easter dinner, a great choice is Les Blondins from Côte Roannaise, an appellation in France’s Loire region. In addition to being delicious, this wine is a celebration of long family friendships. It’s the result of a collaboration between the celebrated chef Michel Troisgros and Stéphane Sérol, owner of the highly regarded Domaine Robert Sérol. Les Blondins comes from grapes planted by their fathers many years ago. Read more


'Machetes' worth seeking out at Downtown restaurant

This inviting restaurant off the Square is introducing Madisonians to the pleasures of the machete. Read more

Wine Pick of the Week for April 17

Masciarelli 2017 Montepulciano (Rosé) “Villa Gemma, Cerasuolo d’Abruzzo, Italy” ($20) Read more

Dino-Vino tapas bar going into old Opus space

The owners of the 12-year-old gay sports bar Woof's on King Street are planning to open an Italian tapas-style bar next door in what had been Opus Lounge. Read more

Come see star chef Nyanyika Banda at a live recording of The Corner Table podcast

Host Lindsay Christians will interview the founder of Martha’s Daughter in Duluth in a special live show at Old Sugar Distillery on Tuesday, June 18. Read more

Wine of the week: Dos Lagos 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Atlas Peak ($125)

Dos Lagos 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon Atlas Peak ($125) Read more