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Brooke Foster

  • Culture

    April 26, 2012
  • Blogs

    October 13, 2011

    RFT Chows Down on Food-Writing Awards

    ​At the risk of bragging, Riverfront Times cleaned up recently at the annual Association of Food Journalists Awards. RFT editorial contributor Brooke Foster won best food feature (for a newspaper under 172,000 circulation) for her article (right), "What happens when you take the same shopping list ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 13, 2011

    RFT Chows Down on Food Writing Awards

    ​At the risk of bragging, Riverfront Times cleaned up recently at the annual Association of Food Journalists Awards. RFT editorial contributor Brooke Foster won best food feature (for a newspaper under 172,000 circulation) for her article (right), "Tastes Like Chicken." Former staff writer Kriste ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 11, 2011

    The Atlantic on the "Farmers' Market Myth"

    As good a deal as it appears?​Interesting take on farmers' markets by Barry Estabrook on the blog of The Atlantic yesterday. Estabrook tackles the argument that farmers' markets are "elitist" because the produce there is more expensive than the produce at supermarkets.He notes the general lack of ... More >>

  • News

    October 20, 2010
  • Blogs

    October 7, 2010

    "Tastes Like Chicken": The Video Remix!

    Steve AdamsClick here for the entire Tastes Like Chicken slideshow.​To complement Brooke Foster's feature this week, "Tastes Like Chicken: An RFT Food Experiment," we are pleased to bring you the video version of events. For this unique gustatory exploration, we divvied ourselves up into four ... More >>

  • Calendar

    September 22, 2010
  • Blogs

    May 21, 2010

    Top 10 Things to Do for $10 This Weekend in St. Louis, May 21-23, 2010

    The weekend is here. Get out there. Tomorrow (Saturday) is supposed to be around 87 degrees, sunny and perfect for getting a sunburn. You welcome it, after this long stretch of overcast skies and rain, don't you? Of course you do. Here are our ten suggestions for weekend entertainment that cost less ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2009

    Ten Things to Do Under $10 This Weekend, August 21-23, 2009

    For those of you still in college, this is the last weekend of summer. Time to get out there and make as many mistakes as possible in the next 48 hours before lying to yourself that you're "really going to hit the books" this semester. For the rest of us, there's a variety of cheap choices this week ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 27, 2009

    St. Louis Food Blog Digest: 2.21-2.27

    Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs.STL Bites: Earlier this week Gut Check's Brooke Foster bemoaned a new policy asking solo coffeeshop patrons to sit only at two-top tables. Bill argues the other side.Sauce: Sauce posts a picture of a mama and baby pig to illustrate a story on Kev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 11, 2008
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    March 28, 2008
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    January 18, 2008

    Three for Three: 1.18-1.20

    The weekend never seems long enough, but it's still plenty of time to try new restaurants or rediscover old favorites. Here are three recommendations of places I've visited in recent weeks. Well, this week was kind of a wash here at Gut Check. Only yesterday could I actually smell and taste again. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 18, 2008
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    January 14, 2008
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    December 19, 2007
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    December 14, 2007

    Go! 12/14-12/16

    Not totally satisfied with your weekend itinerary? Never fear, Go! is here! This regular feature highlights everything from rock shows to art openings, from delicious dishes to hidden-gem hangouts. Friday, 12/14 No Junk in This Trunk: LA designer Rochelle Rodriguez’s pattern dresses and plung ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2007

    This Week's Issue

    What really happened to John Anthony Kaiser, a missionary in Kenya, the night of his death? Ask Amiee Levitt. Unreal discovers Johnnie Brock's already sold out of Hannah Montana costumes, ponders Joe Buck's future in the late-night talk-show circuit and inquires about a massager, stimulus, electric ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 19, 2007

    Go! 10/19-10/21

    Not totally satisfied with your weekend itinerary? Never fear, Go! is here! This regular feature highlights everything from rock shows to art openings, from delicious dishes to hidden-gem hangouts. Friday, 10/19 Abra-cadaver!: Today marks the first day St. Louisans can pay $12 to $18 to gaw ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 12, 2007
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    October 3, 2007

    This Week's Issue

    Chad Garrison explores ovarian-tissue freezing with world-renowned infertility physician, Dr. Sherman Silber. Unreal investigates the culture of kilts, too-tight baby socks and the mind of Mencia. Across the Universe turns the sexual revolution of the '60s into a PG-13 affair. Ella Taylor tells ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 28, 2007

    This Weekend You Have No Excuse

    Where are you going to eat this weekend? Let's see... The Best of St. Louis 2007 offers, oh, a few suggestions. Our winners in the Restaurants category are here; the winners in the Food & Drink category are here. Ferguson is holding its StreetFest all weekend. Details here. Saturday is the annual ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2007

    This Week's Issue

    The Best Of St. Louis '07 is in the house, baby! It's strictly business for Paul Friswold as he takes a look at Corleone: The Shakespearean Godfather, playing at the Regional Arts Commission. Ella Taylor reviews The Bubble, a new film from Israeli director Eytan Fox. Brooke Foster is hungry ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 14, 2007
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    September 7, 2007

    Go! 9/7-9/9

    Not totally satisfied with your weekend itinerary? Never fear, Go! is here! This regular feature highlights everything from rock shows to art openings, from delicious dishes to hidden-gem hangouts. Friday, 9/7 Out Is In: Music, alcohol and fine art brought together in the great outdoors only ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2007

    Another Festivalicious Weekend

    Did you ever have one of those weeks? I just did. Ah, well, the weekend is here. And, once again, if you can't find anything good to eat, I pity you. www.faqs.org Today and tomorrow is the Polish Falcon Festival. Paul Friswold dreams of kiszka right here. On Saturday the Missouri History ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 24, 2007

    Reminder: Festival of Nations

    It's high season for ethnic festivals. Strassenfest and the Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival were held recently; the Greek and Japanese festivals are on the horizon. But this weekend the whole damn world gets to celebrate when the Festival of Nations hits Tower Grove Park. Brooke Foster has the s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 10, 2007

    Full Weekend Menu

    If you can stand the heat, you'll find plenty of food- and drink-related events to attend this weekend. The Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival runs from today through Sunday at Soldiers Memorial Plaza. Alison Sieloff has the details here. Stone Hill Winery in Hermann is hosting its annual Grape S ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 24, 2007
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    February 15, 2007

    Love's Gone to the Dogs

    www.darwinpress.com Valentine's Day, to put it mildly, is a mixed bag. For every rose-petal-strewn canopy bed and From Here to Eternity-style beach-boink, there's a sad dude shuffling through the Schnucks card aisle at 8 p.m. on February 14. Of course, there's also the glee inherent in rude can ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 16, 2007
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    November 13, 2006

    Shorts Stuff

    www.independent.com From Don Hertzfeldt's Rejected. On Friday night the organizers of St. Louis International Film Festival did something very, very right: They started their eleven-day fest with Films of the Animated Kind, a program of animated shorts that ranged from the merely pretty to the c ... More >>

  • Film

    March 22, 2006
  • Calendar

    August 24, 2005

    Everybody's Sauced

    At Sauce in the City

  • Film

    August 3, 2005

    Film Openings

    Week of August 3, 2005

  • Calendar

    July 27, 2005

    Garbage or Gold?

    Find out at the History Museum

  • Calendar

    June 22, 2005

    The New Mini

    Putting the "putt" in putt-putt

  • Calendar

    June 1, 2005

    Hand-Crafted in Japan

    Toshinori Mogi tattoos old-school

  • Calendar

    May 4, 2005

    Look to the Skies!

    Celestial Theatre reappears

  • Calendar

    March 30, 2005

    The Wearing of the Plaid

    Tartan Day comes early

  • Calendar

    March 16, 2005

    Eight Is Great!

    GLBTAwesome

  • Calendar

    February 23, 2005

    Who'd Like to Thank the Academy?

    Cinema St. Louis goes to the Oscars

  • Calendar

    February 16, 2005

    Dogged Artists

    Make doggy art

  • Calendar

    January 26, 2005

    Body Talking

    The universal language

  • Calendar

    January 12, 2005

    Hello to Carnival

    But goodbye to meat

  • Calendar

    September 29, 2004

    Get DTown

    To the DTour

  • Calendar

    September 1, 2004

    Wheels of Good Fortune

    You can't spell "care" without "car"

  • News

    June 23, 2004

    Letters

    Week of June 23, 2004

  • Calendar

    January 7, 2004
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    September 24, 2003

    Love, Rhine O'er Me

    High-fidelity romance

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