The Spice of the Cocktail Life

It must of felt like along drive out to the country when White House opened on Olson Memorial Highway in the late 1940’s. The restaurant added a tiki torched cocktail lounge and Chinese cuisine in the mid-50’s. In 1960 the establishment was sold to local rug salesman, Irv Schectman. In …

The Magic of Michael’s

A golden Diana stalks golden deer in a golden forest at Michael’s in Golden Valley. The postcard shows only a small corner of the spacious, richly decorated addition to what was once one of the most popular dining places in the Twin Cities. The project was close to the heart …