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Taste of the Lakes Event - Friday, September 25

September 01, 2015 Tiffany Winter

Eat, Drink & Do Good at the Taste of the Lakes Event! Friday, September 25, 2015 from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM (CDT)Bayview Event Center 687 Excelsior BlvdExcelsior, MN 55331 Enjoy a night by the lake with delicious food from a variety of popular restaurants, beer and cocktail samples (plus a cash bar) and an impressive silent and live auction - all to help two local charities: Meals on Wheels South Shore and Metro Friendship Foundation for Autism! There's more! Live music by Chris Kelly and the St. Luke Folk Group during the event and The Brute Squad following the event. You...


Coalition Chef Talks about Lake Minnetonka Eats on Twin Cities Live

July 27, 2015 Tiffany Winter

Chef Eli Wollenzien from Coalition in Excelsior prepared savory peach dishes on Twin Cities Live and they talked about the Lake Minnetonka Eats Cookbook Launch Event!  Eli is such a great person and I am so glad that I have gotten to know him through working on the cookbook. He's been so supportive of me and I hope that I am helping him by introducing new people to his restaurant through reading about it in the book! 


Lake Minnetonka Eats Book Launch Event - July 21

July 01, 2015 Tiffany Winter

Come celebrate the launch of the Lake Minnetonka Eats cookbook!  Tuesday, July 21 from 5:30 - 8:00 pm at Bayview Event Center in Exceslior Launch event details:Anyone and everyone is invited, this is open to the public—bring friends! In the tent between Bayview and Bayside in Excelsior Food from some of the restaurants featured in the book Cash bar Books available for purchase/signing Please come eat, drink and hang out by the lake for a fun evening! 


The Foodie-Verse of the Western 'Burbs: CityPages.com Article about Lake Minnetonka Eats by Mecca Bos

May 12, 2015 Tiffany Winter

As featured in City Pages food writer Mecca Bos. Minnetonka Eats: A Guide Through the Foodie-Verse of the Western 'Burbs about the Lake Minnetonka Eats book on Friday, July 26.  Tiffany Winter admits it: She was spoiled. She got to grow up right on Lake Minnetonka, and when she's away from the water she feels like she's in a desert."I suppose most Minnesotans feel the same way about being near the lake." We do. And though most of us didn't have the benefit of growing up there, Winter assures us that a trip to Minnetonka or Excelsior or even Mound...