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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 Wakin’ Bakin’ out there...

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 doesn’t make the PJ’s roll bad,...

Elmwood Plantation on River Road

Elmwood Planataion dated back to 1762. It was built by Nicholas Chauvin, for the first American governor of Louisiana, W.C.C. Claiborne. The two-story mansion was a fixture on the river, just above New Orleans. The house caught fire in 1940, causing heavy damage. The house was re-built as a single-story...

TDAC – Vegetable Crumble

I enjoy savory takes on dishes that are usually created as sweets. Fruity, sweet crumbles are wonderful, but this looks like a fun side dish. They Draw And Cook is...

Euphrosine Season #2

I’m going to be traveling a bit over the next weeks, so I’m offering a few thoughts on Atelier Vie’s Euphrosine Season, featuring their wonderful Euphrosine Gin #9. Here’s a hearty pour of Euphrosine Gin #9, mixed with “Honest Lemonade” from Whole Foods, a bit of...

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