FDCDC #7: Convivial

After a long fall/winter hiatus of international vacations and pondering the fate of the free world, the DC crew headed over to a spot that had been on our list for a while, the highly touted French restaurant, Convivial. We also decided to come with a bigger crew and brave it for…

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FDC #42 Mucci’s Italian

Mucci’s is a new kind of Italian restaurant. It goes heavy on red sauce dishes, but not quite Goodfellas-level. It diverges from what Minnesotans expect from “Italian,” but not crudo divergence (rip that trend). In short, the food is delicious, familiar yet still surprising, and it’s all scratch made. So how does an important, well-respected…

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FDC #41 Young Joni

Young Joni (rhymes with “pony”) is Ann Kim’s third pizza place which opened a few months ago in northeast Minneapolis. You like the wood-fire pizzas of Pizzeria Lola? Great, you’ll like Young Joni. If you’re not feeling ‘za, that’s okay too — Young Joni offers a wider food selection compared…

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