food and drink

A collection of 25 posts

May 4, 2014

Jazz Fest and Crawfish Talk

Jazz Fest and Crawfish Talk

New Orleans Jazz Fest and Crawfish TalkToday is the last day of Jazz Fest 2014, and I did not go this year. Just too much on my plate, I guess. As I mentioned

Apr 3, 2014

The Best Chefs of Louisiana: A Culinary Experience

The Best Chefs of Louisiana: A Culinary Experience

“Best Chefs” Fête to Benefit Children’s Hospital & Culinary ScholarshipsChildren’s Hospital and the American Culinary Federation – New Orleans will honor 30+ top Louisiana chefs at the annual Best Chefs of Louisiana

Oct 24, 2013

Chef Anthony Scanio and Emeril's Delmonico

Chef Anthony Scanio and Emeril's Delmonico

Modern Day Alchemy: A Chef’s Perspective on the Sweet Science of Creole CookingIn the September / October issue of Louisiana Kitchen & Culture magazine, Chef Anthony Scanio of Emeril’s Delmonico shared his

Feb 26, 2013

Discovering Heirlooms

Discovering Heirloom Tomatoes– A guest post by Elizabeth Bernard Higgs Meet the Paul Robeson Tomato. I first saw this purple beauty (named after the great American singer and actor) while browsing through a

Sep 3, 2012

Chicken Tortilla Soup

Chicken Tortilla Soup

You’ve heard that soup is good food, right? Well, this Chicken Tortilla Soup is really good food. The mix of chicken, cheese and tomatoes in this soup is truly a beautiful thing.

Jul 19, 2012

Gluten-Free Shrimp and Okra Gumbo

Gluten-Free Shrimp and Okra Gumbo

Gluten Free?I never thought I would make a gluten-free gumbo. As a matter of fact, I never thought that I would think about making a gluten-free gumbo. 😉 So, what happened? Recently, I’