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At the zenith of the farm-to-table movement, the Shepherd Express provides a handy list of sustainability-minded area farmers, producers and foragers that service local restaurants. more

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Joe Muench, chef and owner of Maxie’s, Blue’s Egg and Story Hill BKC, recommends Santino’s Little Italy and Kim’s Thai. more

Dining Out

The tradition of not-quite-breakfast-not-quite-lunch is alive and well here in Wisconsin. more

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The Shepherd Express’ Spring Drink Guide 2015 explores 10 of Milwaukee’s best establishments for Bloody Marys. more

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Photos from Story Hill BKC

After two successful restaurant ventures (Maxie’s and Blue’s Egg), business partners Dan Sidner and Chef Joe Muench recently launched Story Hill BKC (as in Bottle, Kitchen, Cup) on Milwaukee’s West Side. The restaurant concept is intended a... more

Dining Out

Afundraiser to raise awareness for hunger relief will take place Nov. 2 at RailHall in Walker's Point. The event, called Serve Taste Give, is being organizedby Serve 60, a nation non-profit aiming to increase community service andvolunteerism,.. more

Around MKE

Milwaukee Empty Bowls may have changed its location, but the annual fundraiser’s message and mission remain the same: to heighten awareness for hunger-related issues and raise funds for worthy community organizations committed to fighting t... more

Dining Preview

There is a bit of a rising trend in places that are open only for breakfast and lunch. Places that come to mind are Blue’s Egg and the newer Simple Café. Now there is the Mad Rooster Café (4401 W. Greenfield Ave.), located more

Dining Preview

Winners in the Food & Drink category for Best of Milwaukee 2012. more

Best of Milwaukee 2012

Syrah—the juicy grape. Our final red class focuses on Syrah. (Or Shiraz, if you prefer—same grape.) Of the three reds, syrahs are biggest and fruitiest. Now, I use "biggest" to mean the fullest body—not necessarily the stro more


Celebrate World Fair Trade Day and support more than 30 socially conscious retailers by participating in the second annual Fair Trade Crawl on Saturday, May 9. The Milwaukee Fair Trade Coalition-sponsored event kicks off at 10:30 a.m. at .. more

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Are some Republicans stoop Shepherd ,Elections more

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