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  • So Nigiri, and Yet So Far: Café Mochi bets there's room for another sushi joint on South Grand


    So Nigiri, and Yet So Far: Caf Mochi bets there's room for another sushi joint on South Grand

    A friend recently asked me a hypothetical question: If I could eat one meal anywhere in the world, and price were no object, what and where would it be? I would like to claim that I pondered the possibilities, weighing Tuscany against Mexico City...

    by Ian Froeb on August 19, 2009
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    Gut Check: Citygarden sprouts an eatery

    The September edition of Bon Apptit, the magazine's annual restaurant issue, includes two mentions of St. Louis establishments. Mathew Rice, executive pastry chef at Benton Park's Niche, has a recipe included in the article "Desserts la Mode." Ri...

    by Ian Froeb on August 19, 2009
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    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 5.7

    The FDA isn't keeping up with its audit of state-level food-safety inspections. (USA Today) KFC wasn't prepared for the onslaught of customers with coupons from Oprah for free grilled chicken -- but there were no "riots." (AP) ABC News claims to ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 7, 2009 @ 10:35 am
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    Actually, Java Enabled Meant to Say Expresso

    When I was in high school, I once made the mistake of ordering an "expresso." The barista behind the counter sarcastically remarked to his co-worker, "Ex-presso? He must mean espresso." Over the weekend, I remembered this encounter and decided this ...

    @ Gut Check by Zach Dyer on May 6, 2009 @ 4:24 pm
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    Justin Timberlake Tequila Now Available!

    A couple of months ago Gut Check reported that pop icon Justin Timberlake is releasing his own tequila, 901. (The name is the area code for Memphis, his hometown.) Earlier today, Paul from the Wine and Cheese Place left a comment on that post to anno...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 6, 2009 @ 3:28 pm
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    Cooking For Your Cat: Cat Munchies

    Bess just hissed. This is a rare occurrence these days. In our old apartment, she hissed a lot, but that was because one of our cat-roommates, Henry, was an asshole. He liked to eat her food and lie on her favorite spot on our bed. It wasn't like he...

    @ Gut Check by Aimee Levitt on May 6, 2009 @ 12:44 pm
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    FoodWire: Ozzie, Pujols Restaurants in Legal Battle

    The St. Louis Beacon has news of a juicy legal battle between Ozzie's Restaurant & Sports Bar and Pujols 5 Westport Grill, both located at Westport Plaza. The short version: Ozzie's owners resigned their lease and paid for renovations with the unders...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 6, 2009 @ 11:40 am
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    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 5.6

    Major food firms see an improved economic outlook. (Dow Jones) Kansas City Royals broadcasters are fooled by an -- unintentional? -- Guy Fieri impersonator. (Kansas City Star) Deadspin has the video of the interview. And, in honor of tomorrow's ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 6, 2009 @ 11:01 am
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    Review + Slideshow: Seor Pop's

    My review of Seor Pop's, a Puerto Rican restaurant, is now available online. Seor Pop's is located at 4101 South Grand Boulevard; for more information, call 314-351-2990. In this week's Back of the House slideshow, Jennifer Silverberg gives you a ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 5, 2009 @ 7:41 pm
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    The Noble Writ: Spanish Spring

    While Spain doesn't have the staggering diversity of grapes that Italy does, it's still home to some fantastically distinctive white wines. Fewer of these are imported into the United States than their Italian counterparts, but this again works in fa...

    @ Gut Check by Dave Nelson on May 5, 2009 @ 5:00 pm
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    FoodWire: Tower Tacos Returns!

    Some good news for this Cinco de Mayo: Tower Tacos (3147 Cherokee Street) is back. The Mexican restaurant, which opened only last year, closed earlier this year for undisclosed reasons. When I drove by today, it was open and busy. I stopped inside t...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 5, 2009 @ 3:55 pm
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    Cinco de Mayo on Cherokee Street

    A full patio at Gut Check favorite La Vallesana (2801 Cherokee Street) on this Cinco de Mayo. Tacos al pastor (and a mango popsicle from La Vallesana's ice cream parlor) tasted especially good this afternoon.

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 5, 2009 @ 2:56 pm
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    Schnucks Wins Coveted Black Pearl Award

    What is the Black Pearl Award, I hear you ask in a tone of great bewilderment? And why is it coveted? We at Gut Check are here to help! We must also confess -- we were drawn to this arduous research task by our fondness for pirates. Shopping at Sc...

    @ Gut Check by Aimee Levitt on May 5, 2009 @ 12:52 pm
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    Throwback of the House: Busy Lady Beef Bake Starts a Revolution

    Robin Wheeler writes for the blog Poppy Mom. After years of making and eating fancy food, Robin is sick of it all. She's returning to the basics: recipes that haven't surfaced in three decades. She reports on the results for Gut Check every Tuesday. ...

    @ Gut Check by Robin Wheeler on May 5, 2009 @ 11:25 am
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    The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 5.5

    New York restaurants dominate the major categories at last night's James Beard Awards, the food world's Oscars. (New York Times) Check out the complete list of James Beard Award winners from the foundation's official site (link PDF). A new study ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 5, 2009 @ 10:31 am
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    Breaking: Niche's Gerard Craft Is Not "Best Chef - Midwest" at James Beard Awards

    Gerard Craft of Niche (1831 Sidney Street; Web site) lost the Best Chef - Midwest category at the 2009 James Beard Foundation Awards to Tim McKee of La Belle Vie in Minneapolis. The award was announced this evening at a black-tie event in New York Ci...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 4, 2009 @ 7:37 pm
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    The Old Man and the Sneak

    Dara Strickland is a leading expert on sneaking food and drink into the movies. She reports on her exploits for Gut Check (from an undisclosed location) every Monday. Show: An astonishing schedule of St. Louis' cultural high points. Food: Not a dam...

    @ Gut Check by Dara Strickland on May 4, 2009 @ 5:30 pm
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    FoodWire: Free Burritos for Teachers Tomorrow

    Got an email from the nice folks at Chipotle informing me that tomorrow will be Teacher Appreciation Day at all of its area locations. From 3-9 p.m., any teacher or faculty and staff member with a valid ID receives a free burrito. ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 4, 2009 @ 4:15 pm
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    Review Preview: Seor Pop's

    This week I visit Seor Pop's, a new(ish) Puerto Rican restaurant in South City. Any restaurant critic worth his weight in rendered duck fat keeps two lists in his head. One identifies those with reason to wish him harm. I dine anonymously, yes, bu...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on May 4, 2009 @ 3:08 pm
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    Photos: Cinco de Mayo on Cherokee Street

    Missed the party on Cherokee Street on Saturday for its Cinco de Mayo celebration? No worries, shut-ins, because photographer Jennifer Silverberg was there and has a photos from the festival. A variety of Mexican food was available, as well as hambur...

    @ Gut Check by Nick Lucchesi on May 4, 2009 @ 1:51 pm
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