Tag Archives: St. Louis

• Infused Booze Front and Centre

Infused Booze Front and Centre

Infused liquors are becoming more popular every year. Most restaurants have the standard Smirnoff Vanilla, Absolut Peppar, and Captain Morgan on the rail. In addition to these, many independent establishments offer specialty infusions. Bartenders and mixologists use their knowledge to create unique flavour combinations to tantalise our taste buds. Recently I spoke with Justin Cardwell, […]

• Schlafly Draft Beer Challenges Bud on Home Turf

Schlafly Draft Beer Challenges Bud on Home Turf

When Tom Schlafly started making craft beer two decades ago in Anheuser-Busch’s (BUD) hometown of St. Louis, local bar owners gave the brewer a standard response on sales calls: “We already stock all the beers.” In local parlance, that meant Anheuser-Busch’s full lineup, not just Bud and Bud Light. “It was kind of like selling […]