February 21, 2012

Happy Fat Tuesday: Enjoy Mardi Gras Today!

Happy Fat Tuesday! Today is the day to indulge and enjoy food; no need to feel guilty today! Keep reading for recipes and history of this special foodie day. More after the jump, revelers! Read the rest of this entry »

February 15, 2012

How Will You Celebrate Mardi Gras?

With Mardi Gras celebrations commencing this weekend and next week marking Fat Tuesday, it’s definitely time to start thinking about this holiday. If you’ve never celebrated before, this is a great year to start! Keep reading to get some Mardi Gras-themed recipes and learn all about this great tradition. Read the rest of this entry »

March 4, 2011

How to Make King Cake

Even if you’re not celebrating Mardi Gras, you have to admit, the King Cake looks pretty awesome. Famous in the South, especially New Orleans, a King Cake looks like a big cinnamon roll filled with cream cheese and covered with sugary icing and colorful sprinkles.

Inside the cake is a small trinket, and the person that gets the piece of cake with the trinket is supposed to be responsible for making or buying the King Cake for next year. If you’re the one making the King Cake, have no fear! We’ll tell you exactly how to make this delicious doughnut-like dessert.
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