White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies with Toasted Coconut

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies with Toasted Coconut

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies with Toasted Coconut are a quick, easy and delicious dessert that can be enjoyed by all. This blondie is packed with roasted macadamia nuts, toasted coconut, and white chocolate chips. I was having an...

Bananas Foster Muffins

Bananas Foster Muffins

Bananas Foster muffins topped with a crunchy pecan streusel and drizzled with an amazing rum sauce. These scrumptious muffins are an adaption of the famous New Orleans dessert, Bananas Foster. The amazing combination of butter, brown sugar, rum, and bananas...

New Orleans Pralines

New Orleans Pralines

So I have a confession to make-I LOVE pralines! These melt in your mouth delicious nutty candies are addicting. Pralines can be found in convenience stores, supermarkets, and gift shops around New Orleans. There are several candy...

King Cake

King Cake and A Giveaway!

King Cake is the preferred dessert in New Orleans during Mardi Gras. This round cinnamon roll cake is shaped into a ring, topped with an incredible lemon glaze and sprinkled with the colors of Mardi Gras, with purple...

Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo

Creole-Style Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo

You are going to want to make this amazing Creole-Style Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo for your Mardi Gras celebration next Tuesday! This hearty Louisiana stew is loaded with pretty pink shrimp, spicy andouille sausage, okra, celery, bell peppers,...

New Orleans-Style Bread Pudding with Coconut Praline Sauce

New Orleans-Style Bread Pudding with Coconut Praline Sauce

New Orleans Style Bread Pudding drizzled with a delicious Coconut Praline Sauce. This dessert combines two of New Orleans most beloved desserts-bread pudding and pralines. Bread pudding was traditionally made to use up stale bread, but if you...

Cajun Red Beans and Rice

Cajun Red Beans and Rice

What better recipe than red beans and rice to kick off a week long Mardi Gras celebration? Over the next few days I will be highlighting some of the best recipes to come out of New Orleans...