Jose Cuervo Tequila

  • Blogs

    May 2, 2014

    The Best Food Events in St. Louis Weekend: May 2 to 4

    There is one event looming large over beer-obsessed St. Louis this weekend: Microfest. We've got all the details, but if that's not your thing, how about some Cinco de Mayo celebrations? It's also the Kentucky Derby, if you prefer your bourbon with a little mint. Check out our list of food-related r ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2013

    The 13 Most Overcooked Food Trends of 2013

    Here are thirteen food trends that have become ubiquitous and shed the sheen of novelty -- now they're just dull and sometimes annoying, in spite of an exciting debut. (To keep things interesting, we've included a few food trends we hope continue into 2014 and beyond. See if you can identify which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2013

    Derby Day Best Bets

    For the past 139 years, on the first Saturday in May, women have donned obnoxiously large hats and sipped mint juleps, men have bet their hard earned money, and three-year-old thoroughbreds have sped down a track in Louisville, Kentucky in an attempt to claim the biggest prize in horse racing. The ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 3, 2013

    Anheuser-Busch Sued By Inmates Who Say Booze Made Them Criminals

    Five inmates at a prison in Idaho have sued Anheuser-Busch, along with several other alcoholic beverage producers, claiming that had they only known that alcohol is addictive, they wouldn't have touched the stuff. Instead, delicious Budweiser and Michelob ruined their lives and made them do a strin ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 22, 2012

    Ten Best Food Events This Weekend: June 22-24

    Friday (June 22): Yappy Hour @ I Scream Cakes Celebrate "Bring Your Dog To Work Day" by bringing pups to Cherokee Street for complimentary beer for you and half price scoops for your pooch. 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Grub & Groove @ Francis Park Try out food from neighborhood businesses like Bartolino's, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    DeMun Oyster Bar's TJ Vytlacil: Featured Bartender of the Week

    Welcome to Girl Walks into a Bar, a weekly Gut Check feature that spotlights local bars and bartenders. This week Katie Moulton profiles DeMun Oyster Bar's TJ Vytlacil. Below is a Q&A with Vytlacil followed by the recipe for the award-winning Love Burns. Katie MoultonTJ Vytlacil pours an award-winn ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 4, 2011

    Where To Go For Cinco

    Nick SchnelleA photo from last year's Cherokee Street Cinco de Mayo parade​St. Louisans definitely love to drink, and this week, we'll trade in our cans of PBR for pitchers of margaritas! That's right, it's time for Cinco de Mayo in St. Louis. While arguably the city's biggest party, Cherokee ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 19, 2011

    Forget Cinco de Mayo -- Celebrate El Dia de los Muertos With Jose Cuervo

    Deborah HylandCuervo Girls at the Day of the Subterraneo Dead event.​Americans have an uncanny knack for commercializing holidays, either by co-opting them (ask any Irishman what he thinks of green beer), or by stretching them out (Christmas decorations in September). Still, when Gut Check re ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 4, 2011

    Hurricane Recipes? Try a Gulf Spill! Top 10 Natural Disaster Cocktails

    Given that Saturday's Mardi Gras celebration is the proverbial bad-taste storm before the calm, it's only fitting that the big party's signature drink is sweet, lethal and named after an actual storm. That's right: the Hurricane. If you're in the mood for something different this weekend, Gut Check ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 7, 2009

    Hey, Beer-Man! I'll Have a Schlafly

    Was chatting with Schlafly co-owner Dan Kopman today and learned that the famous other St. Louis beer is now available in a whopping seven locations inside Busch Stadium.Might not sound like much, but in years past, only one or two Schlafly brews have ever been available in a mere one spot in the ba ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 21, 2008

    Last Night: "Who Needs Guitars Anyway?" at White Flag Projects, 9/20/08

    Last Night: Who Needs Guitars Anymore? at White Flag Projects. What You Missed: The opening of Pepe Mar’s show at one of the hipper galleries in town. Where: White Flag Projects. 4568 Manchester Road, just east of Kingshighway. Better Than: Trying to perfect the guitar solo on Motorhead’s "Ac ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 16, 2008

    Premium Ivory Coast Pomegranate Margarita

    Elephant Bar
    1085 West County Center Drive
    Des Peres

  • News

    April 30, 2008
  • Blogs

    August 13, 2007

    The Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival: Que Delicioso

    All too often the word Hispanic acts as little more than a thinly-veiled PC stand-in for Mexican. Fortunately, the Greater St. Louis Hispanic Festival more than lived up to its all-encompassing title. The cuisines of at least eight different countries were represented: Venezuela, Belize, Colombia, A ... More >>

  • Dining

    November 29, 2006

    Tazu's Margarita (Like No Other)

    Liluma, 238 North Euclid Avenue; 314-361-7771.

  • News

    June 29, 2005

    The Great Imitator

    The scourge of syphilis re-emerges, deadlier than before

  • News

    May 25, 2005

    Ain't No Cure for the Summertime Booze

    Chill out at these St. Louis watering holes

  • Music

    January 7, 2004

    Bitter Truths

    Gary Stewart saw the truth in the bottom of a glass, and it killed him

  • Calendar

    June 25, 2003

    It Might Be a City

    Washington Avenue Summerfest heats up

  • Dining

    May 8, 2002

    Picture of Lily's

    A friendly family offers a sweet and charming introduction to Mexican home cooking