Jaxon Noon

  • Blogs

    January 24, 2014

    First Look: Blind Tiger's Pizza and Speakeasy-Inspired Drinks in Maplewood

    The food menu at restaurant and event space, Blind Tiger (7376 Manchester Road; 314-646-8822), seems small but mighty at the outset. A single one-sided sheet of printer paper clamped onto a clipboard, it presents itself with positively zero frills. Dated at the top to signify its most recent revisio ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 9, 2013

    Blind Tiger Opens in Maplewood

    Mike McLaughlin has opened his second restaurant in Maplewood: Blind Tiger Pizza, Whiskey and Ribs (7376 Manchester Road, Maplewood; 314-646-8822). After a weekend of family and friends events and parties, plus dinner service on Sunday night, the artisanal pizza restaurant and whiskey bar will be op ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 11, 2011

    Jimmy Hippchen of The Crow's Nest

    This is part one of Mabel Suen's Chef's Choice profile of Jimmy Hippchen of The Crow's Nest. Part two, a Q&A, will be posted tomorrow, and part three, a recipe from Hippchen, will be posted on Thursday.Mabel SuenChef Jimmy Hippchen in The Crow's Nest's "prep dungeon."​Jimmy Hippchen started hi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 6, 2009

    Photos: Wall Ball 2009 at Third Degree Glass Factory

    It's been said that the arts suffer in a weak economy, but the sixth-annual Wall Ball on Saturday seemed to thoroughly disprove that claim. Filling Third Degree Glass Factory with 45 participating artists and hundreds of revelers, the event was as much a spectacle of live art-making as it was a fash ... More >>

  • Dining

    March 4, 2009
  • Blogs

    March 3, 2009

    Review Slideshow: The Bleeding Deacon

    My review of the Bleeding Deacon is now available online. The Bleeding Deacon is located at 4123 Chippewa Street. You can find the menu and more info at its Web site.In this week's Back of the House slideshow, photographer Jennifer Silverberg shows off the Bleeding Deacon and takes you into the kitc ... More >>

  • News

    June 2, 2004

    Raggedy Dandies

    The fashion-forward minds behind Rock Star Rags, St. Louis' invite-only vintage clothing warehouse