Food & Cuisine

Cafe Fricassee

Café Fricassée reopens its doors

Restauranteur Barry Reeves and head chef Maureen Little have joined forces to create an exquisite and unique soul food menu. Kreol visited them in their charming establishment Café Fricassée to find out more ab...
Sausage and Chicken

Boobie’s Gumbo – Chicken & Sausage

Gumbo may arguably be the most famous of all Louisiana dishes. So many versions exist that everyone has their own way of preparation, consistency, main ingredients, & kind of Gumbo; chicken & sausage, s...
Jambalaya

Recipes – Boobie’s “Creole Jambalaya”

Jambalaya means several different things to different people. The only common ingredient is the rice & if it isn’t cooked with the base/trinity just right, your Jambalaya is just rice dressing. Now, let’s g...
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Boobie’s – “Creole Pork Backbone Stew”

For countless years, no hog butchery was complete without cooking that fresh pork backbone in a thick fricasse’/stew. With the added ingredients of  that delicious boudin & crackling for all participants th...
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Healthy Foods – Keeping the Focus

The food industry claims the reason for the members of the public being fat is primarily due to a lack of physical exercise. You, I, lack discipline! To some extent they are correct, but they do not provide inf...
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Nina Compton – On Life after Top Chef

A Top Chef finalist, Nina Compton is ready to move forward with her life and career. Her journey until now has been an exciting one. Oddly enough, Nina began her A-levels with the study of agriculture, followin...
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3 Incredible & Simple Steak Sauces

Peppercorn, mushroom, béarnaise -- as great as the classics sauces are, sometimes it's good to mix it up a little. If you seriously love cooking (and eating) steak, the chances are you've done the usual suspect...
sweet_potato

Classic Sweet Potato Casserole

With a crunchy pecan topping, this casserole is a must-have for any family gathering. Your relatives will be begging for the recipe! Ingredients4 cups cubed sweet potato ¼ cup sugar ½ cup flour 2 eg...
Pumpkin Dumplings

Pumpkin Dumplings

These light, fluffy dumplings are easy to make and delicious to eat. Serve over a bed of greens, or with whole wheat pasta for a healthy yet decadent meal. Ingredients14 ounces pumpkin puree 2 eggs 1½...
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5 Vegetarian Holiday Recipes

The holidays can be a difficult time for a vegetarian.  Everywhere you turn, there's a turkey, ham, or sausage!  With these great recipes, you can introduce fun new vegetarian foods to your meat-eating friends,...