| Food and Drink Board|| The Complete Guide To Burger Blends - Stadium Rat on 8/27/14 at 8:07 am|
[img]http://cdn.firstwefeast.com/assets/2014/08/blends.jpg[/img][quote]You could buy cellophane-wrapped burger patties languishing on styrofoam trays at your neighborhood supermarket. But are you serious—like really serious—about hamburgers? Then it’s about time you head to your local butcher shop a...
| Food and Drink Board|| Underwater Footage of an Egg Poaching - Stadium Rat on 8/25/14 at 9:57 pm|
Pretty cool! Guy boiled his GoPro.
| Food and Drink Board|| How It's Made - Sun-Dried Tomatoes - Stadium Rat on 8/24/14 at 9:31 am|
Thought this video was interesting. I figured they were dried in an oven, not by the sun. It takes 20 lbs of fresh tomatoes to make 1 lb of dried!
[link=(https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpqq6FMv_o4)]Bonus Link - Ca...
| Food and Drink Board|| High Tech Butter Spreader - Stadium Rat on 8/21/14 at 9:15 am|
I want one.
| Food and Drink Board|| Venison Liver Pate (Recipe) - Stadium Rat on 8/15/14 at 10:43 am|
The guy also made ponce after seeing the Bizarre Foods episode from La.
| Outdoor Board|| Jambalaya Calculator - Stadium Rat on 8/11/14 at 1:23 pm|
For those of you Outdoor boarders that like to cook big pots of jambalaya, but don't go to the Food & Drink Board much. I just wanted to put this here so you can take a look at my Jambalaya Calculator. If you're skeptical, please checkout the Feedback tab to see what others say about the calculato...
| Food and Drink Board|| The Ultimate Jambalaya Calculator (final version) Version 7.0 - Stadium Rat on 8/11/14 at 1:18 pm|
I’ve made some little improvements to the Jambalaya Calculator. I am announcing the availability now of version 7.0. This post is titled “Ultimate Jambalaya Calculator” in the sense that this will be the last version (unless there’s typos or something like that). Rest assured, the calculations ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best Sources for Jambalaya Equipment and Meats - Spreadsheet Added! - Stadium Rat on 8/4/14 at 6:05 pm|
I'm going to add this information to the Jambalaya Calculator. Please list your best places to get pots, paddles, stands, burners and such. Also, andouille, smoked sausage, hot sausage, tasso, temple meat, etc. Please also tell me where they're located. I'd like to get as wide a geographic cover...
| Food and Drink Board|| Jambalaya Rice Question - Stadium Rat on 8/3/14 at 3:26 pm|
I'm doing some editing on the calculator, and a question just came to mind.
Can you get parboiled rice to "pop" like regular long grain rice?...
| Food and Drink Board|| The Tree of 40 Fruit - Stadium Rat on 7/30/14 at 1:38 pm|
I want one of these for my back yard.
[quote]incredible harvest of plums, peaches, apricots, nectarines, and almonds, including many you've likely never seen before.[/quote]
| Food and Drink Board|| TD F&D Board Getting Respect Out There - Stadium Rat on 7/29/14 at 4:49 pm|
Found these comments from last November on a fishing site called striper.com (first I thought it was porn).
Guy was looking for a jambalaya recipe.
[quote]Google google google. then It pops up. The LSU Tiger Fans website and chat forum, Tiger Droppings. Tailgate and food section.
| Food and Drink Board|| Athlete's Restaurants List - Stadium Rat on 7/28/14 at 3:53 pm|
Suggested in the Bobby Hebert thread.
Danny Abramawitz had a delicatessen on West Esplanade in Metairie that was pretty good.
He and Archie Manning had Archie & Danny's in the building that now houses Andy's Bistro, formerly Sid Mar's and an Indian place.
There's Manning's do...
| Food and Drink Board|| Creole Tomatoes Today - Stadium Rat on 7/26/14 at 8:27 pm|
My wife and I took a ride to Belle Chasse today and stopped at the vegetable stand across from the airbase. They still had some creoles for $10 a box.
We got a over-stuffed box of discounted "seconds" that were very ripe and ready to go. 27 Creole Tomatoes for 8 bucks! And every reason to dig ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Is Store-Bought Mayonnaise Canned? - Stadium Rat on 7/25/14 at 11:30 am|
What I'm asking is whether it is heat/pressure processed? If so, how do they keep from ruining the texture, etc. If not, how are we able to store unopened jars without refrigeration?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Pickle Popcicles - Stadium Rat on 7/20/14 at 8:51 pm|
Take some dill pickles and juice, puree them, maybe add some water and or sugar, then freeze in popcicle molds.
| Food and Drink Board|| Tried Some Mamita's Hot Tamales Today - Stadium Rat on 7/19/14 at 2:42 pm|
Got 2 dozen at the stop in Metairie (Cleary & Vets from noon to 2 pm) today. They were not much like Manuel's Tamales. I was surprised because some much has been made of their link to Manuel Hernandez.
Supposedly, almost a hundred years ago, he worked for t...
| Food and Drink Board|| This Would Be a Cool Experience - Corinne Dunbar's - Stadium Rat on 7/19/14 at 9:40 am|
[quote]Corinne Dunbar served her customers as if they were guests at a party in her home. Everyone arrived at the same time, was greeted by a maid and a butler, and seated in one of the Belle Epoque-style parlors. Then the set menu of the night was served to every guest. Guests paid discreetly on th...
| Food and Drink Board|| Song About Manuel's Hot Tamale Wagon - Stadium Rat on 7/15/14 at 10:50 am|
| Food and Drink Board|| Tricks Restaurants Use To Make You Spend More Money - Stadium Rat on 7/15/14 at 7:47 am|
[quote]Here are 11 of the sneakiest psychological tricks restaurants use to make you spend more money:
| Food and Drink Board|| Former Oki Nago Location . . - Stadium Rat on 7/14/14 at 2:01 pm|
. . . is now an asian market called "Golden City Asian Market". It's supposed to be super clean and rival Hong Kong Market for quality and selection.
Anybody been there yet?...