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Gastronomi Klonowski: Four-season BBQ in a crock pot

March 4, 2016

If last Saturday’s beautiful February sunshine and warmth are any indication, spring is on its way to Minnesota, and with any luck summer weather will follow close on its heels. I know that’s grossly optimistic, but as I ...

Gastronomi Klonowski: It comes from the Greek

February 26, 2016

Ordinarily I have one simple rule for the recipes I put in this column. No matter how good something sounds in the cookbook, I have to make it myself at least once as a quality control. To date, no dish has failed to make the cu...

Gastronomi Klonowski: Valentine’s Cake

February 12, 2016

Even as large (and old) as I am, I’m still a big sucker for stuffed animals. Their fluffy cuteness is NOT something to be underestimated or taken lightly. I’d be the first to admit I still sleep with a beloved stuffed puppy ev...

Stew with Sean: Carrot Stew

February 5, 2016

Carrot stew was originally something I made by throwing some leftover ingredients into a crockpot, with spicing based loosely on some old recipes from my parents. It turned out much better than I had expected, and quickly became on...

Green lentil, onion and swiss chard salad

January 29, 2016

This is one of my favorite recipes; it’s quick, nutritious and very easy to alter to personal taste. It’s my go-to recipe for dinner in the Veggie Co-Op on nights when I need something that doesn’t require a lot of time, in...

Gastronomi Klonowski: Muffin with attitude

January 29, 2016

Welcome back to your second home in the frozen North and to a brand new semester of Gastronomi-Klonowski! If you’re as excited as I am to hit the kitchen and cook up some good grub this Spring, you’re probably fooling yourself. An...

Food and Drank all in one

April 25, 2014

Bread making has long been a skill I wish I had. Usually it seems to require one too many skills or ingredients or just a lot more patience than I possess. Not so with beer bread. The bread, as I made it, requires only three rea...

Valentine’s Day Snickerdoodle Cookies

February 14, 2014

Is your sweetheart, roommate or best friend made of sugar and spice and everything nice? Make them these cookies for Valentine’s Day! This is a little heart day twist on my favorite Snickerdoodle recipe, originally found at...

Photo by Alexa Posner ’16

Recipe: Homemade granola

October 4, 2013

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