Legendary Local Chefs in Saint Louis

Legendary Local Chefs in Saint Louis

Are you planning a trip and might be stopping over in St. Louis, MO? Then there a few places you may want to dine. The midwestern city has had the honor of being home to five semifinalists for the James Beard Foundation’s 2014 Best Chef: Midwest award. The five which...
What You Are Really Missing Out On

What You Are Really Missing Out On

What are you really missing out on when you eat processed foods? What are you missing when you don’t shop local? First of all, those nutrients that are lost or reduced because of processing or over farming. It is a lot of work but have you ever thought of...
New Roles for Old Standbys

New Roles for Old Standbys

People are always coming up with new ways to prepare foods based on what they can buy local first. More and more foods are being replaced with better alternatives. For example, using cauliflower as a pizza crust, or pureeing some fruit or vegetable just to find it...
Local Dives With Amazing Dishes

Local Dives With Amazing Dishes

If you would like to expand your palate and get away from those prepackaged, frozen and precooked foods often found in big chain or franchised restaurants, then you should consider going off the beaten bath. Go try one of the mom and pop businesses that you see...
Simple Dishes for Beginners

Simple Dishes for Beginners

When first starting out learning to cook keep it simple. I am not a culinary artist, nor am I a chef, I am a simple home cook. I was not taught in any school, I learned to cook in the kitchen with my mother. I was around five when I started to learn how to cook and...