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  • Blogs

    June 11, 2010

    The World Goblet Round 1: South Africa vs. Spain

    via​While scanning the World Cup groups in order to plan our daytime drinking over the next month, Gut Check noticed that most of the great wine-producing nations are represented in the tournament field, including all of those with a reputation for crafting good, value-priced wines. Because Gu ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2010

    Thrill or Swill: Caught Steen-ing?

    While South Africa is no longer entirely unknown as a wine-producing nation, many know it only by the Goats du Roam line of value-priced varietal wines. Those can be decent, despite the punny name, but the country actually has a long wine tradition. The Dutch brought a passion for the grape when th ... More >>

  • Dining

    January 10, 2007

    Get Clean Herb Tea for Detoxing

    Straub's, 8282 Forsyth Boulevard, Clayton; 314-725-2121.