FDC Ode: Matzah Brei

Matzah gets a bad rap. I mean, it deserves it — it’s the Fredo of foods. Nobody likes Fredo — because he’s the worst.     To be clear, I’m not talking about matzah meal — the defining feature of the best cold remedy on the planet, and otherwise just…

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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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