GGB Twin Cities: Pokemon Go Picnic

On a perfect 70° Minnesota day with a clear blue sky, fifteen of the very best, like no one ever was, Twin Cities brunchettes embarked on a real test where training them was their cause. Local rumors of a Vulpix haven at Silverwood Park drew the brunchettes. Indeed, several minutes upon arrival the much sought…

GGB Twin Cities: Whedonverse Brunch

GGB Twin Cities wanted to have brunch on the Hellmouth, but a roadtrip to Cleveland wasn’t in the cards. Instead we went to Hell’s Kitchen in downtown Minneapolis. After all, what could be a more apropos venue for celebrating all Joss Whedon-y things?  And by all things, we mean the entire oeuvre – Buffy, Angel, Firefly, Serenity,…

GGB Twin Cities: WisCon Brunch

May kicked off a summer of awesome brunches for GGB TC. Our first brunch was a relaxed affair at Trotter’s Cafe. We welcomed a few new members (lots of transplants!) and talked about geeky faves. Our second May brunch took place in Madison, Wisconsin. Why Madison? Because every Memorial Day weekend Madison is the location…

GGB Twin Cities: Star Wars Brunch

April Star Wars Brunch The force was strong in the Twin Cities as we gathered for our eagerly anticipated April Star Wars brunch at the 7th Street Social in Saint Paul.    It was a new venue for all of us, but had a tasty menu including sofrito skillets, biscuits & gravy, and chicken & waffles.  Hopefully, it…

GGB Twin Cities: Superheroes

For the month of March the Twin Cities GGB traveled to Amsterdam!  Amsterdam Bar and Hall in Saint Paul, Minnesota that is – although we did have plenty of patatje oorlog (french fries with onions and sauces) and broodjes (sandwiches) even if we didn’t get stamps in our passports. We celebrated March’s superhero(ine) theme over tasty Dutch cuisine,…

GGB Twin Cities: Hogwarts Brunch

Accio mimosa! In January, Twin Cites GGB hosted a packed brunch at Wilde Roast Cafe in Minneapolis, Minnesota celebrating the magical world of Harry Potter and creme brulee french toast! The Wilde Roast Cafe also has literary ties as it is named after Oscar Wilde, the 19th century playwright. Whether garbed in house colors or dressed more simply as muggles,…