Chef Boyardee Foodstuffs

  • Blogs

    July 10, 2013

    Twinkies Hit Shelves July 15

    Fear not, Twinkie lovers! The world's longest-lasting dessert will be back on shelves in a mere 109 hours. More than 50 million Twinkies are headed to stores on July 15. Yum, right? See also: -Hostess: It'll Cost You at Least $410 Million to Make Twinkies -Vintage, Psychedelic Ads for Hostess Twin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 4, 2013

    Hostess: It'll Cost You at Least $410 Million to Make Twinkies

    Gut Check was prepared to exceed our longstanding investment ceiling of $100 -- which we usually limit to the racetrack and, truth be told, seldom reach (or risk successfully) -- to snare the rights to make Twinkies, now that Hostess Brands Inc. is going belly-up and all. Turns out we're still a te ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 14, 2012

    Vote for St. Louis' Most Overrated Italian Restaurant: Finals

    Our call for nominations for St. Louis' most overrated Italian restaurants didn't generate nearly as many submissions as we expected. (Come on, folks. We know how jaded you really are.) Still, a few names popped up, so we'll skip right to the finals.

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2011

    St. Louis Food Blog Digest, 9.5 - 9.11

    ​Gut Check dishes on our favorite St. Louis food blogs. Family Style Food: Karen made hibiscus-lime popsicles. Rhubarb and Honey: Kimberly shared her recipe for "in a JIFFY" corn casserole. Iron Stef: Stef got nostalgic and made some Chef Boyardee pizzas.

  • Dining

    November 8, 2006

    Morton House Mushroom Gravy & Salisbury Steak

    Grand Supermarket
    2700 South Grand Boulevard

  • News

    August 17, 2005

    The Other Basement Tapes

    "I Drink Sody." "Disco for Drunks." "Pull My Finger." Pearls from the overlooked oeuvre of Bruce Cole and the Screamin' Mee-Mees.

  • News

    November 24, 2004

    Turkey Gone Wild

    We raise a glass to everyone's favorite Thanksgiving spirit, imagine Tofurky dinner at the White House and eat one hundred T-ravs. Plus: Where in the world is Floyd Crues?