Vote for St. Louis' Most Underrated Dessert

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       Cinnamon-coated churros with chocolate sauce at Mission Taco. | Jennifer Silverberg
  •        Cinnamon-coated churros with chocolate sauce at Mission Taco. | Jennifer Silverberg

Like we said last week, it's really a shame to hold off on dessert. It should be an appetizer or something -- who needs a predinner salad? Cyrano's (603 East Lockwood Avenue, Webster Groves; 314-963-3232) is killing it right now, but check out your nominations for the other noteworthy desserts in town and vote for your pick.

See also: How Does a Pastry Chef Get Her Dessert Ideas?

Riverbend Restaurant & Bar (701 Utah Street; 314-664-8443):

NeverCanNezzer: Riverbendbar, Their creole bread pudding with whiskey sauce is criminally good. They often have something amazingly chocolatey as a special. You can't ever go wrong ordering any dessert there.

Five Bistro (5100 Daggett Avenue; 314-773-5553):

@mbeirnfrom: @gutcheckstl Five Bistro has/had this rustic date tart w/ vanilla ice cream. oh so good.

Mission Taco Joint (6235 Delmar Boulevard; 314-932-5430):

@mandimizzoufrom: @gutcheckstl the churros from @MissionTacoSTL. I need a vat of that chocolate dipping sauce.

Eclipse (6177 Delmar Boulevard, University City; 314-726-2222):

Delisa Richardson: The Moon pie at The Moonrise Hotel restaurant Eclipse is AMAZING!!!

Continue to vote.

Gut Check is always hungry for tips and feedback. E-mail the author at [email protected] or follow her on Twitter.


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