Cooking for the dorm at Tulane

What a great story about a couple of guys attending Tulane University, and how they’re cooking for dorm-mates in Monroe Hall. Planning a Tulane dorm meal In any restaurant/cafe/diner, a cook comes in and cooks. The chef de cuisine has to plan things, though....

YatCuisine Expectations – about the blog

I’ve got quite the fragmented personality on social media. I’ve got a number of friends who don’t like to talk politics, even though they’re more-or-less in agreement with my positions. Way back in the ancient times of Da Twittah, one of those...

West Bank Beer Fest – Next Saturday, 16-July

West Bank Beer Fest is a beer tasting/drinking and music event that’s happening next Saturday, July 16th, across the river at NOLA Motorsports Park. New Orleans is no stranger to beer fests–we’ve had them for decades. What caught my eye about this...

Hot Ham Caprese Sandwich #Lunch

Making the most of the Mozzarella and pesto I bought for the Chicken Pockets in Test Kitchen, Sunday lunch was basically a combination of a Caprese salad and a ham sandwich, on Ciabatta bread – Hot Ham Caprese! This was easy to assemble and cook. Put some boiled...

Brunch Fest NOLA is TOMORROW!

UPDATE – Brunch Fest NOLA has been re-located inside City Park, to Roosevelt Mall. This is no doubt because of yesterday’s flooding. We’ll be out at City Park tomorrow for Brunch Fest NOLA, benefitting the Louisiana SPCA! You don’t want to miss...

A Tale of Two Cinnamon Rolls

I love cinnamon rolls! It doesn’t matter that the one served at PJ’s Coffee at Clearview is a king-sized Pillsbury roll. It’s still pretty good. The cinnamon roll at Wakin’ Bakin’ in Mid City is house-made. It’s VERY GOOD. That...