Cool as a Cucumber Salad

Cucumber Purposes & Tips: Thirsty? Add a few slices to a glass of water Before your flight place, cucumber slices in an empty water bottle. Once you are past the security gates, add water and you are good to go. …


Holy Trinity

The cuisine of New Orleans is full of flavor, culture, and history. You know magic is happening when the scent of the aromatic vegetables of the holy trinity (bell pepper, onion, and celery) are being sautéed together. Characteristic seasonings include …


NOLA Crawfish Boil

To New Orleanians, “Mardi Gras” specifically refers to the Tuesday before lent, the highlight of the season. Pageants and Balls often close Mardi Gras season on Shrove Tuesday, the day before the start of Lent. Shrove Tuesday is mostly referred to by its …


Muffuletta

The Muffuletta is a signature  sandwich of New Orleans and while it is time-consuming, it is worth the effort. It is great for holidays, parties, or any day of the week. The muffuletta sandwich had its origins at Central Grocery, …