Out of The Box Ice Cream Flavors

Out of The Box Ice Cream Flavors
We're celebrating a Super Cool Summer on Twin Cities Live and July is also National Ice Cream Month. Whenever Executive Chef for Mercy in Minneapolis Ben Spangler stops by, he never disappoints. Recently Ben and his partner, Gabriella Grant created their own brand of ice cream. They stopped by to talk about BebeZito ice cream. You can try...

Amy’s Cupcake Shoppe

Amy’s Cupcake Shoppe
Owner of Amy's Cupcake Shoppe, Amy Brace, stops by TCL In Your Town: Hopkins to share more about her bakery. Here are a couple of cupcake and beer pairings from Unmapped Brewing Co. in Minnetonka: Smores Cupcake & Raspberry Prairie Cream Ale Banana Caramel Cupcake and One Flew Over the Coconut IPA Maple Date Cinnamon Cupcake and...

National Pecan Pie Day

National Pecan Pie Day
Creator of John Jean Juan, Terry John Zila stopped by with a Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie recipe. Try it at home! Chocolate Bourbon Pecan Pie Ingredients: 1 ½ cups dark or light brown corn syrup 4 eggs 1 cup granulated sugar 2 tablespoons butter, melted ¼ teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract 3 tablespoons...

Ice Cream Desserts with Maddie Lu

Ice Cream Desserts with Maddie Lu
Twin Cities Live is having a “Super Cool Summer” on Twin Cities Live throughout July and August. It might be scorching hot outside but owner of Something Sweet by Maddie Lu, Maddie Lu Carlos stopped by to share tasty ice cream desserts.

Baking Betty’s

Baking Betty’s
Baking Betty’s, owned by Minnesota native Emily Osterberg, serves up gourmet cookies at Mall of America. Baking Betty’s is located on level 3, West Across from Macy’s. TCL Photographer Drew Schingen took his camera for a tour of Baking Betty's, and their store full of craft soda floats, gingersnap cookies, ice cream sandwiches and so...

Watermelon Jello Shots

Watermelon Jello Shots
Angel Food Bakery owner, Katy Gerdes, stopped by to share a 4th of July watermelon jello recipe to try out this holiday. Ingredients - Half of watermelon 2 boxes of watermelon jello 1 box of unflavored gelatin 2 cups water 2 cups vodka (Do not need vodka if you want to make kid-friendly!) Steps: -Scoop out watermelon...

Pineapple Upside Down Cake

Pineapple Upside Down Cake
Baking Instructor, Nancy Burgeson stopped by the TCL studio with a tasty pineapple upside down cake recipe. Pineapple Upside Down Cake 1-1/4 cup key lime margarita 1 cup packed light brown sugar 20 ounce can juice-packed pineapple rings, drained (reserve juice) 6 ounce jar maraschino cherries without stems, drained 1 package yellow...

4th of July Shortcakes

4th of July Shortcakes
Cookbook author, Zoe Francois, gets us ready for the 4th of July holiday with the perfect sweet treat. 4th of July Shortcakes Zoë François @zoebakes Flaky Biscuits 1 1/2 cups (215g) all-purpose flour 2/3 cup (80g) cake flour 3 tablespoon sugar 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 cup cold butter, cut into small...

Driscoll’s Berry Swirl Raspberry Popsicles and Berry Mobile

Driscoll’s Berry Swirl Raspberry Popsicles and Berry Mobile
Driscioll's Chef Daniel stopped by to help us celebrate International Picnic Day with a tasty recipe for Berry Swirl Raspberry Popsicles. These popsicles are also available from their Berry Mobile! This rolling picnic basket filled with tasty berries, treats and games will be popping up at events all summer long! Be sure to use the hashtag...

Summertime Desserts 

Summertime Desserts 
We are celebrating our Super Cool Summer series all summer long! Twin Cities Live contest winner, Patty Morrissey stopped by to make tasty summer desserts you can take to your next family BBQ. Ice Cream Fudge Parfaits Ingredients: Vanilla Ice Cream ½ package Hydrox or Oreo cookies, crushed Chocolate Fudge – such as Mrs....