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Lemongrass Madison

Top Chef-style competition at O’Keeffe Middle School, Lemongrass pop-up at The Robin Room and the truth about super fruits at Union South, this week in events that separate fact from pulp fiction. Read more

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Dinners, brewers, takeovers and more all contribute to the fun of Madison Craft Beer Week. But for some, it’s really all about a few special beers. Read more

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Allison Geyer

Mr. Kimchi brings a touch of elegance to Madison’s Korean options. Traditional dishes are joined by more fusion-y appetizers like Korean fried chicken wings. Read more

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Troy Farm’s sprouts operation had been located on the grounds of the Mendota Mental Health Institute, until in early 2019 when the Institute requested that it relocate. The Badger Rock site lets school kids help with the tasks of urban farming. Read more

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SPAYghetti dinner benefits Shelter from the Storm, six-course dinner supports the local slow food movement and REAP Food Group’s Uproot food truck heads to Madison high schools, this week in events that are on a roll. Read more

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Laura Zastrow

Simple, no-frills comfort foods populate the menu at Joon. Laila Borokhim cooks the kind of fare a Persian grandma might make for weekday dinners. Read more

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Kessenich’s is a name synonymous with commercial kitchens and restaurant supplies. But its new headquarters on Progress Road caters to home cooks, too. Read more

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Linda Falkenstein

The trip up to the second floor to visit Hungry Badger Cafe is worth it, if you can climb stairs. Small plates of Nepalese appetizers are the stars. Read more

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Laura Zastrow

Breakfast and a Wisco “cheesesteak” are stars at the new Pickle Jar BBQ restaurant. Its evolution from food cart is assured. Read more

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The fifth annual Chef Week is all about the chefs. It celebrates what they most love to do: make great food. Read more

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Emily Day

Willy Street Co-op’s Retail Ready Lab helps local food entrepreneurs refine their production and marketing and make it to market. It’s unique to Willy Street, says program director Megan Minnick. Read more

Food News

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Robin Shepard

Is it a maibock? A blonde doppelbock? No, it’s a malt liquor! Thanks to careful use of a rare malt, Lakefront’s Chuck could change your mind about the much-maligned style. Read more

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Jane Burns

Bananas and peppercorns might not seem an obvious choice for food that celebrates Wisconsin, but a new line of chocolate bars makes that case quite well. Read more

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Brix 340

Vegetarian beer dinner at Off Broadway, Potters Crackers chat at Union South and wine bingo night at Brix340, this week in events to catch B-4 it’s too late. Read more

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Amy Stocklein

Tangent, the East Washington Avenue venture from Vintage Brewing Company, has plenty of beers exclusive to this location. But the menu, with an emphasis on trendy ingredients, isn’t coming together. Read more

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Robin Shepard

Earth Rider Brewery got its start in 2017 in Superior’s North Tower Avenue neighborhood. Among Earth Rider brews to watch for on Madison area shelves are Superior Pale Ale, Caribou Lake IPA, Raspbecrush raspberry sour and North Tower Stout. Read more

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Christopher Klinge

Wisconsin craft brewers pitch in during Tom Porter’s illness. The help staved off the need to contract-brew or cease operations altogether. Read more

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Jennifer Mans

Rustic, chic, savory, sweet, it’s pie that will possess you at Humble, but the quiches and pasties are almost as alluring. Even the slight mis-steps are delicious. Read more

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Caitlin PenzeyMoog has penned a sometimes irreverent but helpful inside look at the unsung hero of cooking: spices. It also happens to be the family business. Read more

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Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day at Essen Haus, find a CSA at the Monona Terrace and fill out your bracket for the Willy Street Co-op March Madness Cheese Challenge, this week in events that sham-rock! Read more

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