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    The Morning Brew: Friday, 3.27

    A new report from the Department of Health and Human Services finds a lack of proper record-keeping on safety issues throughout the food chain. (Reuters) NBC has canceled superstar chef Marco Pierre White's first U.S. cooking show, Chopping Block,...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 27, 2009 @ 11:35 am
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    Budweiser, Champagne, Missouri Pecans... What's in a Name?

    Barham at the Columbia Farmers' Market one Saturday morning Reading earlier today about how Anheuser-Busch InBev has lost another round in European courts over the use of the name "Budweiser" in Europe reminded me of the very swell time I had rep...

    @ Gut Check by Kristen Hinman on March 26, 2009 @ 7:00 pm
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    A Table for How Many? at Nipa Hut

    Nipa Hut 1810 Woodson Road, Overland 314-423-1850 Time to Call in the Extra Server This may be a Dinner Club first. Our group of twenty-three was too big for one server, so a pinch hitter was called in to help. She must have lived nearby because ...

    @ Gut Check by Stefani Pollack on March 26, 2009 @ 5:37 pm
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    Dining by Delorean: Asia

    Ian hops in Gut Check's time machine and returns to restaurants Riverfront Times has reviewed in the past. It's fitting that I'm visiting Lumire Place for this inaugural installment of Dining by Delorean. Casinos operate outside the usual space-tim...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 26, 2009 @ 4:02 pm
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    Gateway Grizzlies, the Gauntlet Has Been Thrown Down

    The West Michigan Whitecaps, a minor-league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers, will offer a 4,800-calorie burger at its stadium this season. (MSNBC) The 4-pound, $20 burger features five beef patties, five slices of cheese, nearly a cup of chili and l...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 26, 2009 @ 12:00 pm
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    The Morning Brew: Thursday, 3.26

    Yet another call for the government to create a new food-safety organization. (HealthDay News) Ethiopia suspends all exports of coffee. (New York Times) Food costs have decreased, but lower revenues mean restaurants are still struggling. (Reuters) ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 26, 2009 @ 10:59 am
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    Java Enabled: The Caf, Unplugged

    I sit at the mouth of the winding Alice in Wonderland hallway that once bridged the two halves of Kaldi's Coffeehouse on DeMun Avenue. A black power cord snakes from my old clunker of a laptop, across the cracked and paint-splattered concrete floor, ...

    @ Gut Check by Zach Dyer on March 25, 2009 @ 6:07 pm
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    La Dolce Via Festivities Continue!

    Marcia Sindel, La Dolce Via's resident baking genius. Remember La Dolce Via (4470 Arco Avenue, web site), the much-beloved Forest Park Southeast bakery and cafe that recently reopened after a two-month absence for remodeling? Home of the finest s...

    @ Gut Check by Aimee Levitt on March 25, 2009 @ 3:01 pm
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    The Morning Brew: Wednesday, 3.25

    The need to reduce meat consumption in the developed world needs to be balanced against the need for meat in the developing world. (BBC News) AB InBev loses another round of its ongoing copyright battle over the Budweiser brand in Europe. (Reuters...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 25, 2009 @ 10:52 am
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    Review + Slideshow: Momoyama's

    My review of Momoyama's, the sushi restaurant in Chesterfield formerly known as Yoshi's, is now available online. Momoyama's is located at 1637 Clarkson Road. For more information, call 636-536-7778. In this week's Back of the House slideshow, Jenni...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 24, 2009 @ 7:42 pm
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    The Noble Writ: The Pointlessness of Points

    Want to see my eyes glaze over? Tell me how many points a particular wine received. "Points" are awarded by many wine aficionados: professional critics, of course, but also ordinary folks jotting notes on the back of a napkin. They drive me nuts. T...

    @ Gut Check by Dave Nelson on March 24, 2009 @ 4:32 pm
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    Throwback of the House: Friday Franks Make Jesus Cry

    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 March 24, 2009 @ 2:31 pm
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    Slow Food St. Louis Trivia Night This Friday

    Mike Sweeney of STL Hops sent along word this morning that are still some tables available for Slow Food St. Louis' "Convivial Pursuit" trivia event this Friday. The cost of a table is $200, with up to ten persons per table. Your payment includes bee...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 24, 2009 @ 1:00 pm
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    Review Preview: Momoyama's

    This week I visit Momoyama's, the Chesterfield sushi restaurant formerly known (and loved by many) as Yoshi's. I'm sure I've said it before, but a sushi restaurant is very difficult to critique, maybe the most difficult of all restaurant types, espe...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 24, 2009 @ 12:03 pm
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    The Morning Brew: Tuesday, 3.24

    From the Department of Forehead-Slappingly Obvious Studies: The more red meat you eat, the more likely you are to die from all sorts of fun things. (HealthDay News) Sugar gets an image makeover thanks to increasing dislike of high-fructose corn sy...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 24, 2009 @ 11:05 am
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    The Sneak: The Sneakcratic Dialogues

    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. One of the most famous portions of Plato's Republic is the Allegory of the Cave, a...

    @ Gut Check by Dara Strickland on March 23, 2009 @ 5:17 pm
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    FoodWire: BBC Asian Cafe & Bar Now Open

    BBC Asian Cafe & Bar is now open at 243 North Euclid Avenue in the Central West End. The restaurant opened last year as BBC Banh Mi, Boba Tea & Crperie. From what I could see from the outside, the space has been given a sleek makeover, much darker t...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 23, 2009 @ 4:18 pm
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    FoodWire: Cardwell's at the Plaza Goes Non-Smoking

    No more cigarettes at the bar for Cardwell's at the Plaza (94 Plaza Frontenac; Web site) diners. My colleague Chad Garrison has the details at the Daily RFT, your source for all smoking-ban news.

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 23, 2009 @ 3:18 pm
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    Riverfront Times' Kristen Hinman a James Beard Award Finalist

    The James Beard Foundation will name its winners in the media categories on Sunday, May 3. Congrats to Kristen! ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 23, 2009 @ 12:28 pm
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    Gerard Craft of Niche a 2009 James Beard Award Finalist

    Gerard Craft of Niche (1831 Sidney Street; Web site) is one of five finalists in the "Best Chef - Midwest" category of the 2009 James Beard Foundation Awards. The finalists were announced today. The awards ceremony will be held Monday, May 4, in New ...

    @ Gut Check by Ian Froeb on March 23, 2009 @ 11:31 am
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