A scene from the tomato festival.
Tomatoes certainly are worthy of celebration this time of year, and lots of people were ready to hail the juicy little bites from heaven at Slow Food St. Louis' the Good, the Big & the Ugly Homegrown Tomato Festival
, held last weekend. Alissa Nelson was there to report on the proceedings, specifically the results of the tomato-based cocktail competition. If you missed her coverage, click here
for the full report.
What else did we do this week?
Reported on July's restaurant openings and closings.
Offered up some news tidbits about Harvest and Sansui.
Talked with Beckie Jacobs of Serendipity Homemade Ice Cream.
Dug into two plates of nachos for Fight Club Sandwich.
Revealed # 62 and # 61 on Ian Froeb's 100 Favorite St. Louis Dishes list.
That's it for this week. Have a great weekend. Eat something good.