Taste of Hopkins

State of the City/Taste of Hopkins

The next State of the City/Taste of Hopkins will be held on Thursday, January 28, 2016, at the Hopkins Center for the Arts.

Taste of HopkinsTaste of HopkinsTaste of Hopkins is available from 5 to 6 pm and the State of the City will start at 6 pm.

Sponsored by the City of Hopkins, Hopkins Business & Civic Association, and Twin West Chamber of Commerce, the event offers an opportunity for citizens and business owners to learn more about the workings of the City in a relaxed setting.

The Taste of Hopkins is a sampling of appetizers, entrées, beverages, and desserts designed to showcase offerings from businesses in the Hopkins community (see list below).

Taste attendees are asked to bring a monetary donation or a non-perishable food item for local food shelf ICA.


Enjoy a taste from the following Hopkins businesses and organizations:

  • Hopkins Historical Society- Founders Cookies (Date-filled cookies)
  • Hopkins Activity Center - Raspberry Sundaes
  • Pizza Lucé – Luce Pizza, Veggie Pizza
  • Tibet Corner - Butter Chicken, Palak Paneer, served over White Rice
  • Mainstreet Bar & Grill - Reuben Egg rolls, Fried pickles
  • Tuttle’s Eat Bowl Play – Chicken Tender Bites
  • Erbert & Gerbert’s – Sandwich platter, Chicken & Wild Rice Soup
  • Citizens Independent Bank - Bottled Water
  • Driskills – Assorted bars & cookies
  • Pub 819 – Coconut Cheesecake
  • Big Ten – Tater Tot Hot Dish
  • Depot – Double Chocolate Sea Salt Cookies, Cranberry Chip Oatmeal Cookies, & Coffee
  • Ltd Brewing – Keg of Root Beer
  • Catering by Deli Double – Pesto/Sundried Tomato Cheese Torta, Curry-Honey Cheese Torta, served on Herb Crackers
  • Wild Boar - Pulled Pork Sandwiches
  • Hopkins Lions Club – Hot Dogs

Hopkins Farmers Market:

  • Made by Michelle – cupcakes and cookies
  • Bar 5 Meat & Poultry – Summer Sausage & Beef Jerky
  • Smith Farms – Razzleberry Jam Thumbprint Cookies
  • Bee Happy Honey – Honey drizzled on Corn Muffins
  • Tantalizing Sweets & Savories – providing the Corn Muffins for Bee Happy Honey
  • H.E.A.T. n Go – natural peanut butter granola bars
  • Olive on Tap - Balsamic Vinegar & Olive Oil drizzled on bread
  • Martha’s Joy – Pickled products (asparagus, beets, watermelon rinds, mushrooms, Brussel sprouts)


  • State of the City/
    Taste of Hopkins

    January 28, 2016
    Hopkins Center for the Arts
    1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins


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