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King Cakes 2015

Jan 23rd, 2015 by Gemma | Comments Off on King Cakes 2015

It’s crazy how time flies, we’re already almost 3 weeks into the King Cakes season for this year and it’s a tiny season, we only have just over 3 weeks left! This will mark our fourth season providing them to Austin aficionados (to natives, NOLA ex-pats, heck… to anyone who knows and cares about yummy King Cake), […]

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Creole Cream Cheese

Jan 28th, 2013 by Michael | Comments Off on Creole Cream Cheese

We’re no strangers to the slow food movement, we adore taking the time to make things ourselves. We’re also big fans of keeping our respective food cultures alive and kicking, and spreading the joy to anyone who can’t get out of the way fast enough. *grins* I recently undertook the task of discovering how to […]

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‘Tis The Season

Feb 16th, 2012 by Gemma | Comments Off on ‘Tis The Season

*** UPDATE*** – moving this post back up to the top for greater King Cake awareness. *grins* +-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+-+ It’s January again, Epiphany has passed and it’s King Cake, sorry, Mardi Gras season. *grins* Though I do tend to think if it more as King Cake season. The end of the season – Mardi Gras day […]

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Chicken And Sausage Gumbo

Feb 21st, 2011 by Michael | 1

Being a native of Southern Louisiana, naturally I have several staple recipes from that region that I cook semi-regularly, learned at my mother’s knee — one being chicken and sausage gumbo.  And much to my mother’s dismay, I’m going to give that recipe up at the end of this post.  *grins* A gumbo is a […]

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