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Mothers Day High Tea 2014 (and Beet Pickled Deviled Eggs)

Still don’t feel comfortable with the apostrophe in mother’s. Still ignoring it.

The now-traditional Mothers Day high/afternoon tea took place on Sunday past, and was as much a triumph as ever. 529 more words

Original Recipes

Sazerac, Gumbo and Zydeco

Besides signaling the approach of Spring, Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday, always holds a special place for me.  It always promises a celebration, some great food, uplifting music, and more than just a little alcohol!  562 more words

Happy Mardi Gras: The Muffaletta Calls

Today is Mardi Gras or “Fat Tuesday.” It is the last day of the Carnival season and always falls the day before Ash Wednesday, the first day of Lent. 104 more words


Maida Gras 2014 (with recipe for Mardi Gras Pasta Salad)

John Maida and Cyndi Corker-Cherry 

Mardi Gras 2010

Our annual Mardi Gras Party, which takes place the Saturday before Mardi Gras, has come and gone. Thankfully, we did not have 3 feet of snow this year (see… 449 more words


Battle of the muffulettas: Napoleon House

In my search for New Orleans’ best muffuletta, I can now cross off another entrant: Napoleon House.

I stopped by this French Quarter establishment for lunch in mid-February. 537 more words

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