Northern gardeners revel in the hardy redbud known as ‘Minnesota’ or ‘Northern Strain.’ Hardy to Zone 4, it was developed at the Minnesota Landscape Arboretum. Like other redbuds, this cold weather favorite doesn’t attract Japanese beetles.
Locally made objects — found and borrowed — tie the entire Spoon and Stable experience together with true Minnesotan collaboration. Stories from the chef’s experiences all over the world were brought into the space with local artists, friends and connections as a celebration of the chef’s Minnesota hometown. The space is filled with authentic stories made to share around the table in a true chef’s kitchen.
Kids and adults alike will want to get their hands on the new Peanut Butter and Bacon Sandwich at Target Field, home of the Minnesota Twins. This scrumptious sandwich is served on two slices of toasted sourdough and pairs peanut butter with crispy, jelly-candied bacon.
This outdoor dining room has treehouse charm, looking out into the forest surrounding Minnesota's Lake Minnetonka. Metal louvers and automated screens keep the space well protected from weather and bugs.
Frameless glass surrounds the shower in this elegant, transitional master bathroom in Minnesota. A pair of mirrors tops the gray-painted dual vanity, and a freestanding tub completes the room's spa-like feel.