On Friday, the newest business to locate on Cherokee Street quietly opened its doors.
Photo by Sarah Fenske Co-owners Justin Harris and Ryan Grifffin in front of their new Cherokee beer shop.
The Saint Louis Hop Shop didn't yet have its full lineup of products -- many of the shelves were still empty. And the sign on the front counter wasn't yet finished; co-owners Ryan Griffin and Justin Harris had been painting it to say "So St. Louis," but they ran out of spray paint before they could finish the last letter, that "o."
Still, they thought, why not enjoy the foot traffic flocking to the street for the three-day weekend?More »