"What L.C. Richardson's no-frills establishment does have is some of the most consistently outstanding burnt ends in Kansas City, and therefore some of the most consistently outstanding burnt ends on the planet."
"Yes, Missouri’s other metro is known for its BBQ—hometown boy Calvin Trillin did, after all, once proclaim Arthur Bryant’s the single greatest restaurant in the world, and other establishments—Jack Stack, Gates, Joe’s, and, more recently, Q39—have received endless acclaim. But consider branching out beyond ’cue."
"Kansas City is so hot right now. On the heels of the 'Queer Eye' news (the Fab Five will film season three there) and the 21C opening, Aparium, one of the boldest American hotelier groups out there, has announced that they, too, are moving into Missouri's largest city."
"Visit the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, known for its immense collection of Asian art; if you like architecture, enjoy the original neoclassical building and its highly acclaimed 2007 contemporary Bloch addition (named for the local H&R clan), made up of a succession of translucent blocks."
"With such variety of offerings, it’s no surprise that Kansas City locals are particularly knowledgeable and adventurous when it comes to wine. Here’s your guide to navigating Kansas City’s diverse wine-scape."