St. Louis’s Blood & Sand

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I just spent the last couple of days with my boyfriend visiting his college best friend and exploring St Louis. They hadn’t seen each other in quite some time…he has a new fiance that he wanted Matt to meet…it would be my first time meeting him…plus, Matt has been dying to see his godson so off to St Louis we went.

After some LA traffic and a quick nap on the plane, we arrived. Our first order of business would be to check in to the hotel and meet up for a delicious dinner. We ended up at a great spot called ‘ Blood & Sand’. It has this sort of gangster feel…high ceilings, side door entry and dark decor with red accents. Plus, one hell of a mixologist behind the bar. We shared a great meal and a great night with old/slash new friends. I would suggest this spot to anyone visiting St.Louis and I would most definitely return.

We ate…

Truffle tater tots w/ parmesan

Grilled cheese w/ branston pickle & fontina

Pigs in a blanket w/ vietnamese flavors

Tallegio Cheese Agnollotti w/ oyster mushrooms, toasted pecans & truffle honey


What we drank:

Something called “in the back seat”…a mix of tequila, orange liquor and white wine…delish.