November 2013

11/24 – Thanksgiving Week at The Garlic Poet

Here's three nifty Thanksgiving facts to start off your holiday week: Top Turkey Producing State: Minnesota Number of Turkeys Consumed Last Thanksgiving: 46 Million (about 736 million lbs. of turkey!) Thanksgiving and Hannukah overlap this year, and that won't happen for another 7798 years. Thanksgiving Week Events at The...

11/17 – Upcoming Events At The Poet

As we near Thanksgiving, we face a (minor) dilemma that you might not expect. When is the appropriate time to switch on Christmas music in the restaurant? The only right answer is 1) whenever our guests want to hear it and, 2) whenever our staff can...

This Week At The Poet (11/10)

Hard to believe that we are just 18 days from Thanksgiving and 44 days from Christmas. Where did the year go?! This week at the restaurant, we're featuring the following:  Live acoustic rock from Aaron Daniel Gaul this Thursday from 7PM-9PM with a select craft beers on special...

How To Make Incredibly Juicy Ribs, Poet-Style

Available this Thursday (while they last!), our St. Louis Style Pork Ribs are a detailed labor of love. Our staff loves to make specialty items, and anything that involves smoking meat makes them do a happy dance. Our Executive Chef Kurt wanted to share his step-by-step process...