The Mac Weekly

J. Selby’s: A vegetarian’s favorite

Maya Siskin-Lavine

February 9, 2018

One of the first questions many people asked me when I told them I was moving to Minnesota from California was about food. Were there going to be fresh fruits and vegetables during the winter? Most importantly, would I have en...

Meatless Monday idea prompts hearty debate

Malaika Rosenfeld

April 7, 2017

Every lunch and dinner, the Grille station in Café Mac features chicken breasts ready for consumption. The South and East stations can be counted on to provide meat-laden curries or stir-frys, and the pasta station is never wi...

Biweekly Bites: updates from Bon Appétit

March 3, 2017

Have you ever noticed the icons next to certain dishes in Café Mac? If you have dietary restrictions or choose to abstain from eating a variety of foods, these icons will likely guide your daily food choice. These logos are pa...

Weekly top three from Lee: Best Vegetarian Options

March 4, 2016

A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away, I was a vegetarian (for six years)! I know that the struggle to find meatless food on a restuarant menu is very real. These three spots offer fresh cuisine and are not exclusively ve...

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...

The weekly top three from Lee: Cold Weather Pics

January 29, 2016

Happy New Year, Foodies! With temperatures below freezing for the next few (or six) months, I thought I would share some of my favorite cold-weather picks! All three are within walking distance of campus and offer a range of op...

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...

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