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October 14, 2019

Ground Beef Meat Pies

Close up of final meat pie recipe, on a black platter
Originating in Central Louisiana, Natchitoches Meat Pies are traditional savory hand pies. Learn how to make this handheld meat pie recipe with a flavorful beef filling and a flaky pastry crust, as well as how to prepare them for any type of gathering. While the meat pies take time and effort, they're absolutely perfect for sharing and eating on-the-go! This recipe makes 14-16, depending on the size you make, and are utterly delicious.

February 4, 2019

Chicken and Sausage Gumbo

Two bowls of Chicken and Sausage Gumbo are served with rice and green onions
Chicken and Sausage Gumbo is the ultimate Louisiana comfort food! This gumbo starts with a dark roux as its base. Once the roux is ready and combined with water, add sautéed chopped green bell pepper, onion and celery to the pot. Sear the chicken and sausage, too, before throwing them in, and letting the gumbo cook low and slow for hours. From-scratch gumbo is a labor of love, but it's a delicious one that is perfect to serve to...

October 10, 2018

BBQ Bloody Mary

Two BBQ Bloody Marys sit next to each other on a light background
Spice up brunch or a morning tailgate by mixing up a flavorful BBQ Bloody Mary! This twist on the classic brunch drink features spicy Bloody Mary mix, BBQ dry rub and your favorite BBQ sauce! Add a spritz of lime juice, Worcestershire sauce and hot sauce, and this cocktail mixes up easily for a crowd. With spice from the Bloody Mary mix and sweetness from the barbecue sauce, this BBQ Bloody Mary strikes a balance for any morning get...

October 5, 2016

Crawfish Etouffee

It feels like the fall, so we should make Crawfish Étouffée this weekend! This classic Louisiana entree makes a comforting meal for a chilly evening and easily doubles (or triples) to feed a crowd. Peeled crawfish tails cook low and slow with the Cajun trinity -- onion, green bell pepper and celery -- and other ingredients. Once the flavors meld, the dish is served over rice with green onions and parsley. What's not to love? #foodiefootballfans
It feels like the fall, so we should make Crawfish Étouffée this weekend! This classic Louisiana entree makes a comforting meal for a chilly evening and easily doubles (or triples) to feed a crowd. Peeled crawfish tails cook low and slow with the Cajun trinity -- onion, green bell pepper and celery -- and other ingredients. Once the flavors meld, the dish is served over rice with green onions and parsley. What's not to love? #foodiefootballfans

July 22, 2016

No Mayo Potato Salad

A bowl of No Mayo Potato Salad sits on a granite countertop, ready for serving
Potato Salad is a favorite summertime side... but oftentimes, it's weighed down by too much mayonnaise. This No Mayo Potato Salad is a lighter rendition of the classic, and is just as scrumptious. Red potatoes serve as the base, and they, along with hardboiled eggs, celery and green onions, are tossed in a light, flavorful dill vinaigrette. Serve at any picnic or cookout this summer and expect compliments on this surprisingly creamy potato salad.

February 15, 2016

Chicken Spaetzle Soup

Chicken Spaetzle Soup is a perfect comfort food for a chilly day. Classic chicken soup with onions, carrots and celery is filled with spaetzle, German egg noodles, to create this comforting twist on a classic.
Chicken Spaetzle Soup is a perfect comfort food for a chilly day. Classic chicken soup with onions, carrots and celery is filled with spaetzle, German egg noodles, to create this comforting twist on a classic.