This is the first hot dog joint, where the desserts take center stage, although you may want to go ahead and sign that living will before you order. If they can batter it and fit in a fryer, then they will do it. It’s about as deep-fried, a festival-style you can get; including choices like a deep-fried Twinkie, deep-fried Ding …Read More »
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Jerk Chicken in St. Louis … seriously! And it’s phenomenal!!!
In my travels, I am constantly surprised at how little I know about things I claim to know a lot about. For instance, I really like my Jerk Chicken with Rice and Peas, swimming with gravy and with tons of hot sauce and some water cress salad on it. Simple food, with an extraordinary impact! Having worked in St. Louis …Read More »
So you’re in St Louis and you’re in the mood for an awesome hot dog …
then there is only one place you go to … don’t stop, dont pass GO, do not collect $200, proceed directly to the “awesomeness” of Iron Barley. This fine establishment is definitely not the height of culinary excellence. They do not pretend to be anything more than what they are … a place that makes ridiculous hot dogs. Iron Barley …Read More »
3 day weekend itinerary for St. Louis
Updated (4th August, 2010) St. Louis is not the world’s most exciting city and if I didn’t actually work here during the week, there would be no reason to visit. That being said, it’s not that St. Louis is devoid of culture, food and activities, it just that I can think of 10 more exciting cities in North America to …Read More »
What else to do in St. Louis … Go to a Cardinals game!!!
Through some luck and a corporate hookup, I was able to organize a night out at Busch Stadium to see the Cardinals play. To clarify, I am not a baseball fan. I think Baseball is one of the most boring sports ever, which is why there are copious amounts of beer being consumed at a Baseball game. No sane person would …Read More »