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Crawfish Boil – Louisiana Crawfish Boil – Mudbug Recipe

Making a deliciously messy Cajun Crawfish Boil is considered a fine art to many Louisiana folk. Family, friends and next door neighbors will gather outdoors around newspaper-covered picnic tables, sipping on a cold beer, peeling […]

Red Creole Crawfish Gumbo

Gumbo is one of the oldest beloved Creole and Cajun cuisines in Louisiana, Gumbo is as much of a cultural symbol of as the bayou or jazz music heard playing in the French Quarters of […]

Cajun Flavored Hoppin’ John

New Years Day is nearly here and there are some Southern Traditions I plan to uphold; one of them being Cajun Hoppin’ John along with a few other delicious Old Southern traditions. Hoppin John like most Southern […]

Creole Red Beans and Rice

Creole Red beans and rice is a traditional popular dish of Louisiana cuisine; usually made in native homes with red beans, Andouille sausage,Tasso ham, the Holy Trinity which consists of bell pepper, onion, and celery, […]

Leek & Potato Soup- leek agus prátaí anraith

Leek & Potato Soup- leek agus prátaí anraith; is such a wonderful traditional Irish food and the perfect luncheon item to roll out in celebration of the beloved St. Patrick combining fresh leeks with potatoes, […]

Cajun Black Eyed Peas

Cajun Black Eyed Peas are going to be a favorite on your dinner table combining black-eyed peas, collard greens, andouille or smoked sausage. onions, peppers, red bell peppers, celery, carrots, jalapeño peppers, tomatoes with chilies, hot […]

Beer, Barley,Turkey & Vegetable Soup

My belly-warming winter recipe for Beer, Barley, Turkey & Vegetable Soup is an ode to my recipe for Beer Beef & Barley Vegetable Soup   … I have  to say it’s just as delicious with a tad […]

Shrimp Étouffée

Shrimp Étouffée is one of the oldest and by far the best Cajun/ Creole recipes to come from Louisiana this perfect dish typically contains shellfish smothered in a delicious Roux that can either be brown […]

Seafood Chowder

Grab your favorite bowl and help yourself to a few ladles of thick, rich, creamy Seafood Chowder to warm your heart and belly with an almost decadent combination of red potatoes, celery, shrimp, lobster, fish, scallops, […]

Irish Beef and Guinness Stew

Irish Beef and Guinness Stew are tasty yet simple It’s not a large combination of spices or even ingredients. It is a warm delicious comfort food …one that caresses your skin on that cold winter night and brings warmth to […]