The Three Muses (Restaurant)

Last Monday night (August 30), I got together with a few girlfriends for happy hour and snacks at Three Muses, a great new venue on Frenchmen Street....

Cucumber and Tomato Salad

Cucumber & Tomato Salad

One of my favorite things about summer is the abundance of locally grown cucumbers and tomatoes. There’s really nothing better than the crunchy/acidic combination of the two....

Louisiana Cookin’ Magazine’s “Chefs to Watch” Dinner

On Monday August 16, I attended the 9th Annual Chefs to Watch (CTW) dinner at The Theatre at Harrah’s New Orleans.  This was my very first CTW...

Nonna Mia Cafe & Pizzeria

In a city where po-boys reign, a local establishment is shaking things up with tasty and inexpensive Italian comfort foods.  Nonna Mia, located right on Esplanade Avenue...

Tales of the Cocktail’s Worldwide Cocktail Excursion (2010)

On Saturday Jeremy and I attended the Tales of the Cocktail event Worldwide Cocktail Excursion, presented by Beam Global Spirits and Wine.  The event aimed to lead...

Tales of the Cocktail’s Diageo Happy Hour (2010)

Tales of the Cocktail’s Diageo Happy Hour (2010)

This past Thursday July 22, Jeremy and I attended the Diageo Happy Hour for Tales of the Cocktail.  It took place at the lovely historic Cabildo on...

Southwestern Pasta Salad

Southwestern Pasta Salad Recipe

The backstory:  In June my friend Emily graciously threw a going away party for Rachel and Alvin (who as not in attendance due to work).  Rachel and...

Taceaux Loceaux (Food Truck)

Restaurant:  Taceaux Loceaux (Taco Truck) Address:  wherever they end up – typically near Dos Jefes on Tchoupitoulas Twitter: www.twitter.com/TLNola Menu:  Check out their twitter stream for what they...

Collard Green & Purple Turnip Quiche Recipe

A stroke of creative culinary genius hit me this week.   Since we go to the Hollygrove Farmer’s market nearly every week, we have eaten our fair...

Starfish Restaurant

Restaurant:  Starfish Restaurant Address:  3027 Highway 1, Grand Isle, LA 70358 Phone:  985.787.2711 Website:  No official site found Menu:  Not available on the web Date of visit: ...