Food & Drink

Biweekly bites: Earth Day and the bagged lunch option

Next Thursday, April 20, Bon Appétit will celebrate Earth Day with free samples given out at Marvin Plaza. According to an email from Amy Jackson, Macalester’s Catering Director, “Every year, U.S. farmers discard more than 6 billion pounds of produce because they’ve been told it’s too small, too big, too crooked, or just too ugly…

Ramen Kazama: Stellar ramen at a reasonable price point
Food & Drink

Ramen Kazama: Stellar ramen at a reasonable price point

If you are in need of a large, steaming bowl of fresh ramen, you need not look any further. On the corner of Nicollet Ave and West 34th street stands Ramen Kazama, a fantastic new(ish) addition to the Minneapolis food scene. The restaurant, which opened last November, was highly anticipated, and has been living up…