We’re working on compiling a list of recipes from your friends and neighbors, usually with a story to go along with them. Maybe you’ve got a favorite with a story? Use our contact form to let us know. Here’s our collection of Greater Mankato Area recipes.

Ocho's German Beans - Mankato, MN

Recipe — Ocho’s Mom’s German Beans

Musician and producer, Ocho, of Mankato shares his family's recipe for German Baked Beans
Family Love Night

Family Love Night & Strawberry Poppyseed Salad

A beloved family holiday meal tradition featuring Strawberry Poppy Seed Salad.
Fussy New York Cheesecake

Fussy New York Cheesecake — Not For The Faint Of Heart

If you're looking for a quick and easy cheesecake you'll probably want to keep looking. If, on the other hand, you're a perfectionist who enjoys hearing your family say that cheesecake place is not nearly as good as yours then this is your recipe!