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  • Where Do All Those Crawfish Come From?

    Posted on March 29, 2015

      Louisiana grown crawfish can be considered one of those unique treats that locals love and visitors may be leery of. Louisianans view crawfish like ‘Bubba Gump’  viewed shr... read more »

  • Celebrate Mardi Gras Lafayette Style

    Posted on February 13, 2015

    If you have never been to South Louisiana to celebrate Mardi Gras, you better start planning a trip! Lafayette, Louisiana offers the most family-friendly party atmosphere for the Mardi Gras season. ... read more »

  • Best Lafayette Restaurants Off the Beaten Path

    Posted on November 24, 2014

    All towns have those great hole-in-the-wall restaurants and bars that locals love, and Lafayette, Louisiana is no exception. With all the amazing food that Lafayette has to offer, sometimes visitors... read more »

  • First You Make a Roux

    Posted on October 16, 2014

    How to make a Cajun Roux: There are some very good jarred rouxs out there... dark, light and in between.  But if you're making something where the roux will be a primary flavor, i.e., shri... read more »

  • Cajun Gumbo Recipe

    Posted on October 16, 2014

    Gumbo weather is coming!  Marie's Cajun Chicken & Sausage Gumbo Recipe ~1 1/2  gallons of water ~1 ½ cups of roux (or a 16 oz. jar) 3 chicken bouillon... read more »