Traditional King Cake


Traditional King Cake Author: Joshua Trent Recipe type: Cake Serves: 12 Prep time: 40 mins + Rising Time Cook time: 25 mins + Cooling Time Total time: 1 hour 5 mins King Cake is a tradition during Mardi Gras Festivities! Get in on the fun by hiding a little toy baby in the cake, whoever […]

Shrimp Gumbo


Shrimp Gumbo Serves: 10 Prep time: 30 mins Cook time: 1 hour Total time: 1 hour 30 mins Ingredients ¼ cup all-purpose flour ¼ cup canola oil 3 celery ribs, chopped 1 medium green pepper, chopped 1 medium onion, chopped 1 carton (32 ounces) chicken broth 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 teaspoon salt 1 teaspoon […]

New Orleans Beignets


New Orleans Beignets Author: Southern Living Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 6 dozen Prep time: 45 mins Cook time: 4 hours 45 mins This is from Southern Living but it’s a great recipe and doesn’t take all night like traditional beignets. Ingredients 1 (1/4-oz.) envelope active dry yeast 1½ cups warm water (105° to 115°), divided […]