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best Twin Cties brownies??

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  • MarkG Oct 22, 2011 02:51 AM
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posts i found were too out of date. what are the current nominees??

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  1. Bread and Chocolate on Grand Avenue. No contest.

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    1. re: gryffindor249

      I've not tried Bread and Chocolates, but I love, love, LOVE Bars Bakery's brownies, especially the ones with the caramel. Super yum!

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      Bars Bakery
      612 Selby Ave, St Paul, MN 55102

      1. re: Seige

        I'll echo this - everything I've had at Bars Bakery is spectacular

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        Bars Bakery
        612 Selby Ave, St Paul, MN 55102

    2. Mississippi Market. I just buy them one at a time. Getting a corner or an edge makes them even better.

      1. Depends on what you like in a brownie. I'm not a fan of Bread & Chocolate's brownies, but like their other items very much. My favorite "basic" brownie is from Wuollet and Birchwood Cafe has a few great varieties (like German Chocolate) but I'm not sure how often they carry the regular type.

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        Birchwood Cafe
        3311 E 25th St, Minneapolis, MN 55406

        Bread & Chocolate
        867 Grand Ave, St Paul, MN 55105

        1. My vote would go for Salty Tart. Have you tried?

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          Salty Tart
          920 E Lake St Ste 158, Minneapolis, MN 55407

          1. How could I have forgotten Bars Bakery? I must be losing it. Besides great brownies, I pine for their Congo Bars.

            Also, Wilde Roast Cafe deserves a shout-out for a great brownie, too.

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            Wilde Roast Cafe
            518 E Hennepin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 55414

            Bars Bakery
            612 Selby Ave, St Paul, MN 55102

            1. the plain and cognac brownies from surdyk's are delectable. i've taken them to phoenix when visiting my mother and we cut them into
              small pieces and savor every bite. she is a fabulous bar maker and thinks these brownies are the best (me too!)