New Orleans Inspiration: Ginger Beer Pork Cheeks with Basil Apricot Ginger Sauce

New Orleans. How can a chef or home cook not draw inspiration from the Crescent City? It’s a very unique culinary city and I really don’t think there’s any place on earth which compares to it for the vibrant and diverse food combinations you discover there. As well as all of the other outrageous stuffContinue reading “New Orleans Inspiration: Ginger Beer Pork Cheeks with Basil Apricot Ginger Sauce”

Roaming in New Orleans! Things to Do In the Crescent City Other Than Bartering Beads For Breasts

Hard to believe but I’d never been to New Orleans before last weekend.  Always wanted to go but just never got around to it.  Last month my father suggested meeting there in February and we jumped at it.  Flights looked pretty open for flying stand-by so we decided to go the weekend after Mardi GrasContinue reading “Roaming in New Orleans! Things to Do In the Crescent City Other Than Bartering Beads For Breasts”