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Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Do-Gooder Coffee Cart, Silo Coffee + Goods, to Launch in the Central West End

Posted By on Tue, Nov 24, 2015 at 7:00 AM

What's a recent college grad to do when her clean-water nonprofit is in need of sustainable funding? Get into the coffee business and launch a Kickstarter, of course. Rachael Burchett, an alumna of Lafayette High School and Saint Louis University, decided to jump into the $100 billion world of...

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The Picky Eater's Guide to Reeds American Table

Posted By on Tue, Nov 24, 2015 at 6:30 AM

Of all possible dining experiences, a nice dinner out is often the most difficult for those with dietary restrictions — particularly when a restaurant’s menu is structured in courses and there isn’t an entrée that fits into your diet. On many menus, a special evening out seems to require...

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Monday, November 23, 2015

Seoul Q Is Now Serving Kimchi Ice Cream. Really!

Posted By on Mon, Nov 23, 2015 at 6:00 AM

At Clementine's Creamery, the stylish ice cream shop that opened earlier this year in Lafayette Square, you can get a number of flavors that might befuddle an ice cream traditionalist: southern sweet corn, manchego with truffles and honey, strawberry with balsamic and white pepper. But only at Seoul Q,...

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Friday, November 20, 2015

10 St. Louis Restaurants Open for Thanksgiving This Year

Posted By on Fri, Nov 20, 2015 at 6:30 AM

Whether you're looking to avoid the stress of cooking ten things at once, would rather have a meal with a few close friends than get stuck in a crowded house with your extended family, or just want to try something different, St. Louis has plenty of opportunities for you...

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Thursday, November 19, 2015

KT Ayers Taking Over as Executive Chef at Schlafly Bottleworks

Posted By on Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 9:21 AM

How's this for a game of musical chairs? First Josh Galliano, the much-vaunted chef at Clayton's the Libertine took a job at Companion Bakery. Then Matt Bessler, who'd been the chef at Schlafly Bottleworks, took Galliano's old job at the Libertine. See also: At the Libertine, Everything Has...

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The 10 Best Fast-Casual Restaurants in St. Louis

Posted By on Thu, Nov 19, 2015 at 6:00 AM

“Fast-casual” is a relatively new term that describes restaurants somewhere between high-end and McDonald's — they don't offer full table service, but still focus on high quality food. Counter service is coupled with an ambiance that encourages more than a two-minute stay, while prices are typically lower than traditional...

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Tuesday, November 17, 2015

"Like" Doughocracy, and You'll Get a Free Pizza (UPDATED)

Posted By on Tue, Nov 17, 2015 at 3:30 PM

This could be the easiest "gimme" in the history of social media. Doughocracy, the snazzy new fast-casual pizza restaurant that opened two weeks ago in the Delmar Loop, is offering a free pizza tomorrow from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. to anyone who likes them on Facebook — or...

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Guess Where I'm Eating This Etouffee and Win $20 to Apollonia

Posted By on Tue, Nov 17, 2015 at 12:56 PM

On cold, rainy days, few things are as comforting as a thick étouffée of shellfish, served with a pile of warm rice. In this particular version, we enjoyed a brown roux studded with thick, bouncy shrimp and crawfish, although it's just as good without a blond roux, and just as...

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The Copper Pig Brings an Eclectic Menu and Stylish Digs to South St. Louis

Posted By on Tue, Nov 17, 2015 at 6:30 AM

When you walk through the doors of the newest restaurant to open in the Macklind Business District in Southampton, the Copper Pig (4611 Macklind Avenue, 314-499-7166), you’ll be greeted by a man named Nhat Nguyen. This is his restaurant, and throughout the dinner hours, he does his rounds, checking on...

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Monday, November 16, 2015

Good Life Growing, an Organic Farm, Takes Root in North St. Louis

Posted By on Mon, Nov 16, 2015 at 7:00 AM

“What the hell are y’all doing?” James Forbes has gotten used to being greeted this way by his north St. Louis neighbors — they'll shout it from their car windows as they drive by Good Life Growing, the organic farm that Forbes and his business partners have planted in...

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