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  • Blogs

    April 18, 2013

    Happy Hour at Taste: Savor the Flavor of Savings

    Taste (4584 Laclede Avenue, 314-361-1200) The Hours: All day Sunday and Monday, 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. The Deal: $6 for Taste's "classic cocktails."

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2011

    Holiday Cocktail Countdown #12: Taste's Dear Elisabetta

    Like any red-blooded American, Gut Check uses liquid medication to cope with holiday stress. Not only does a good winter cocktail make it possible to tolerate family members, say, inquiring about your procreation plans, it helps keep you warm, too. From now until Christmas, we're calling upon local ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2011

    Sanctuaria's Joel Clark Creates the Schweddy Ball Fizz Cocktail

    Sarah Baraba​Gut Check tried Schweddy Balls ice cream last week. We found the gimmicky ice cream to be surprisingly tasty! Meanwhile, the name of the flavor alone has left a bad taste in these ladies' mouths: One Million Moms has started a letter writing campaign and boycott to pressure Ben & ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 22, 2011

    Heavy Anchor's Jodie Whitworth and Joshua Timbrook: Featured Bartenders of the Week

    Welcome to Girl Walks Into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week, Mabel Suen profiles The Heavy Anchor's Jodie Whitworth and Joshua Timbrook. Below is a Q&A with the pair, followed by the recipe for their concoction, the Rusty Anchor. Mabel SuenJoshu ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 30, 2011
  • Blogs

    May 13, 2011

    Salt Smash, Salt

    Chrissy WilmesThe recently opened Salt ​We had the much-buzzed-about Salt (4356 Lindell Blvd., 314-932-5787) in mind for this week's column. Its website, which emphasized the farm-to-table, ingredient-driven focus, made no mention of drinks. It seemed certain that a place as on-trend as this o ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2009

    Drink of the Week: Pastis Plenty, 33 Wine Shop & Tasting Bar

    User "Chriusha," Wikimedia Commons​Supposedly the world is running out of bitters. Not bitter people, mind you, but the cocktail mixer. Specifically, Angostura bitters, those that come in the ubiquitous paper-wrapped bottle with the yellow plastic cap. Just a few years ago, such news wouldn't hav ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 6, 2009

    The Morning Brew: Friday, 11.6

    ​ Big chefs write about home cooking. (Los Angeles Times)Angostura bitters shortage could cause problems for cocktail lovers. (The Guardian)Universal student breakfast program choking on sugar. (Chicago Tribune)MU's new Enology and Viticulture program gets national press attention. (NPR)After ... More >>

  • Dining

    June 6, 2007

    Horse's Kick

    Monarch, 7401 Manchester Road, Maplewood; 314-644-3995.

  • Dining

    January 17, 2007

    The Doherty

    Maryland House at Brennan's, 4659-A Maryland Avenue, 314-361-9444.

  • Dining

    August 30, 2006

    Monarch Martini

    Monarch, 7401 Manchester Road, Maplewood; 314-644-7175.