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Sunday, July 18, 2021 | 3-7:30pm

The hottest tasting party of the year, presented by Sauce Magazine

ATTENTION: Online tickets sales are closed. Tickets are available at the door.

Sauce Magazine's annual Grand Tasting Event!

Be the first in town to raise a glass and celebrate with the winners of the annual Readers' Choice Poll.

Food, Beer & Wine Tastings

Taste and sip generous samples from over 40 Readers’ Choice winning restaurants, bars, breweries, wineries and more. Tastes are plentiful, complimentary and top-notch while supplies last! Get there early!

Live Music

Enjoy live groovy electonica music by Dawn Weber and The Electro Funk Assembly.

Meet the Winners

Get your copy of the Readers’ Choice issue of Sauce Magazine, complete with a full list of winning restaurants, breweries, wineries, bars, and shops.


Tickets include 2 complimentary signature boozy beverages. A cash bar will be available to keep the celebrations going all night.

Participating vendors

Taste and sip generous samples from these Readers’ Choice winning restaurants, bars, breweries, wineries and more.

4 Hands Brewing Co.
Rockwell Beer Co.
2nd Shift Brewing
Urban Chestnut Brewing Co.
909 Public House
Planter’s House
Blood & Sand
Wild Sun Winery
Chandler Hill Vineyards
Grafton Winery
Montelle Winery

Sidney Street Cafe
Perennial on Lockwood
Grace Meat & Three
BalkanTreat Box
Lona’s Lil Eats
Beast Craft BBQ
Made. by Lia
Mai Lee
Mission Taco
Fork & Stix

Polite Society
Sister Cities Cajun
Seoul Taco
Scottish Arms
Sugarfire Smoke House
Strange Donuts
Taco Circus
The Parkmoor Drive-in
and more!


• Doors open at 2:50 pm.
• Winning establishment tastings will be served from 3 pm to 7:15 pm. in the Mid-Way Hall. While supplies last.
• Tastings close at 7:15 pm, and the event ends at 7:30 pm.
• Tickets also include 2 boozy beverages and complimentary tastings of food, beer, wine, and spirits from estimated 30+ establishments.
• The entrance to the event is on S. 20th Street and Market Street, 1st floor.
• Paid parking on Union Station west lot.
• Tickets are $40 in advance/ $55 CASH AT DOOR if the event doesn’t sell out. Online sales end 7/18 at 11:00 am. NO Ticket refunds will be granted after 5 pm, 7/15, 2021 sales final after this date.
• A cash bar will be available.
• Attire: dressy hip, get Saucy!
• Bring your appetite!
• Note: We are following all CDC safety guidelines and city mandates in order to have this celebration. Again, you are required to wear a mask if you are not vaccinated. If you are not feeling well, please stay home. Please be patient as we adhere to new rules for your safety. It will still be a great event with the best food and drink in town!


Join us for our fifth year at the historic Union Station Hilton Hotel Mid-Way Hall in downtown St. Louis.

1820 Market Street
St. Louis, MO 63103

Entrance to the event is on S. 20th Street and Market Street, 1st floor.
Valet is available on S. 20th Street. Paid parking on Union Station west lot.

Thank you to our 2021 sponsors

The 2014 Folio: FAME Awards

Saucy Soiree was awarded “Best National Epicurean Event”.