Tuesday, November 13, 2012
All items collected from now until Sunday, Nov. 18 will be donated to the St. Louis Area Foodbank.
Qdoba Mexican Grill is once again hosting "Cans for Queso," a food drive to help support the St. Louis Area Foodbank this Thanksgiving season. The St. Louis Area Foodbank is the bi-state region’s largest non-profit 501(c)(3) food distribution center dedicated to feeding those in need. From now until Sunday, Nov. 18, customers who bring canned goods or other non-perishable food items to any St. Louis-area Qdoba will receive a free order of 3-Cheese Queso and handmade tortilla chips. All items collected will be donated to the St. Louis Area Foodbank. Frank Finnegan, president and CEO of the St. Louis Area Foodbank said in a news release that in 2011, Qdoba patrons donated 3,399 pounds of food to help fight hunger in the St. Louis area. …
Tuesday, February 14, 2012
Also, help narrow down the restaurants that will represent St. Charles in an upcoming "Munch Madness" contest.
Customers at the Qdoba restaurant in St. Charles can get free food on Tuesday, if they don't mind a little PDA. The nationwide chain is bringing back a Valentine's Day promotion that, according to spokeswoman Ashley Cohen, tens of thousands of customers took advantage of in 2011. Anyone who buys an entree can get another for free—once they kiss a fellow customer at the cash register. It doesn't matter (to Qdoba) who it is. No coupon is necessary. The promotion is happening nationwide, though in Wisconsin, inexplicably, the second entree is 50 percent off, not free. The Qdoba in the Mark Twain Mall Shopping Center is open normal hours, from 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m., on Valentine's Day. Weather: According to weather.gov, Tuesday will bring…
Friday, January 13, 2012
Magpie's Baked Potato Soup wins our Chowdown Showdown this week.
We have a winner! Magpie's Baked Potato Soup captured the St. Charles County Patch Chowdown Showdown Best Soup title this week. Our winner got nominated with two other readers seconding the nomination. Here are a few of the comments: Magpie's ended up with 61% percent of the votes when the poll closed at 5 p.m. Thursday. Here's how the other Chowdown Showdown finalists ranked: Check back on Monday for next week's Chowdown Showdown!
Wednesday, January 11, 2012
Vote for your favorite soup from this week's Chowdown Showdown finalists in the poll below.
For this week's St. Charles County Patch Chowdown Showdown, we asked readers where they go for the best bowl of soup in the county. Thanks to everyone who submitted their votes by commenting in our article. Five St. Charles County establishments were nominated: You can cast your vote for your favorite among the finalists by submitting your answer in the poll below. Voting will continue through 5 p.m Thursday. Check back Friday morning to find out who has been chosen as this week's Chowdown Showdown Champion for having the best soup in the county. After you've voted, be sure to tell us in the comments' section below why your favorite is the best. And if you think we missed a great place to get soup in this week's Chowdown Showdown, let …