Claverach Farm & VineyardsClaverach's barnTomorrow, tickets go on sale for Slow Food St. Louis' annual Feast in the Field event scheduled for June 26. The event, formerly held at Prairie Grass Farm in New Florence, moves this year to Claverach Farm & Vineyards (570 Lewis Road, Eureka; 636 ... More >>
Winslow's Home owner Ann Sheehan Lipton confirmed today that they've hired Angela Martin as general manager. She replaces Mark Thompson, who started with the company at its inception and left at the end of January.
It's still business as usual in the kitchen, with chef Cary McDowell demystifying m ... More >>
Sidney Street Café (2000 Sidney Street, 314-771-5777) will host "Operation Charcuterie!", a six-course dinner to benefit Operation Food Search, on Tuesday, September 28. This dinner is the culmination of an event organized by Kevin Nashan, owner and executive chef of Sidney Street Café, to incr ... More >>
Don't forget to vote in our survey about the proposed farmers' market downtown. At last check, enthusiasm for the project was high, with more than half of all respondents saying they would shop there as often as possible. I'll have the final tally Monday afternoon.Also, if you haven't done so yet ... More >>
Cary McDowell has been doing some reminiscing.
"Maybe it's a function of turning 40," he says. "I feel very circular. I started my love of professional cooking at a very young age with a group in Little Rock, Arkansas, and they encouraged me to go off and do great things and work with the best peop ... More >>
Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs.
Adventures in Eating Locally: Kimberly promoted Missouri Grass Fed Beef at SLOWednesdays.Beer Wine and Whisky: Dave showed that sometimes, being the Noble Writ is tough work. Bruno's Dream: Bruno's been harvesting. The Cheesemonger's Wife: An ... More >>
George Mahe has quite the scoop on his Feast blog: Cary McDowell (Revival, the Crossing) has left Clarksville Station for Winslow's Home, the general store-slash-restaurant in University City. Check out the article for further details. You can also read my review of Winslow's Home from May.
Chefs and artists gathered Friday night at Mad Art Gallery in Soulard for the Art of Food fundraiser, benefiting both Slow Food St. Louis and Fair Shares Combined Community Supported Agriculture. Photographer Stew Smith was there and has these photos.Photo: Stew SmithStephen Kovac of Winslow's Home ... More >>
A look at what's happening at our favorite St. Louis food blogs...
After taking a few weeks off, the digest returns with news of a new, very well written St. Louis food blog called Let Them Eat Cake. Go check it out.
Off the Menu: Joe Bonwich has news of a new endeavor from Revival chef Cary Mc ... More >>