Hush puppies are a traditional side for fried catfish or with a shrimp boil. These tasty dough balls are another delicious form of cornbread.
The U.S. Senate voted Arkansas cheese dip better than Texas queso in a blind taste test. Read the rest of the story about it’s creation here.
Fried dill pickles hold a special place in the heart of Arkansans because they were created here and because they taste so good!
The iconic shrimp cocktail didn’t begin life as we know it today, it began as a cocktail you drink, and with oysters instead of shrimp. Are you confused?
Antoine’s in new Orleans has many classic dishes on the menu, but the most memorable to me was their Lobster Thermidor. Roy F. Guste, Jr. the proprietor, broke ground by publishing a cookbook and sharing his recipes. Most restaurants guard them zealously, especially when they were in the family for generations.
Smoked salmon creole reminds me of a deconstructed bagel, sans bagel. Inspired by a dinner in New Orleans, It required a substitution for pompano.
Elvis Presley’s favorite peanut butter and banana sandwich was the inspiration for this creation called Elvis on Horseback.
Escargot – Snails. You love ’em or hate ’em. I find that most haters have never tried them. That’s their mistake because who doesn’t like butter, garlic, cheese and fresh bread?
I recently returned from my first visit to Mexico City. It’s an amazing place with 23 million inhabitants – one of the largest cities in the world. While there, I had the opportunity to taste real Mexican food from market stalls to world ranked restaurants.