| Food and Drink Board|| Baked Potatoes - bdevill on 1/17/14 at 12:56 pm|
A hot baked potato with a crispy skin is great as a side to a mouth watering steak, hamburger or can stand alone on its own. I think Port of Call has a great potato but I'm not crazy about the fake bacon bits..
What makes a great baked potato and who serves the best?...
| Food and Drink Board|| America's Best Steakhouses - bdevill on 1/15/14 at 7:47 am|
Peter Luger and Dickie Brennan's fans might appreciate this list.. Thoughts on the list? [link=(http://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/best-steakhouses-in-america-thrillist-nation?utm_content=sixpack&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=Nation&utm_campaign=1.15.14%20NATION%3A%2010%20things%20y...
| Food and Drink Board|| Boudin Cookoff Results, Thoughts, Ponderings - bdevill on 10/19/13 at 2:33 pm|
There were a number of heavy hitting boudin houses that were glaringly absent from the Boudin Cookoff this year: Best Stop, Don's, Nu Nu's, Billeaud's, Billy's, Poche's are ones that immediately come to mind. Ville Platte showed up this year and Paul's from the Chatagnier Hwy brought a homestyle lin...
| Food and Drink Board|| Festival Acadien and Bayou Food Fest - bdevill on 10/8/13 at 9:22 am|
Most BR locals will be at the Florida tailgate and game.. But for the Lafayette folks who will be at home and anyone wanting to venture out.. Festival Acadien is a good time.. and the food looks interesting as well.
[link=(http://www.festivalsacadiens.com/food/)]Festival Acadien / Bayou Food Fest...
| Food and Drink Board|| Impressively Old Restaurants - bdevill on 10/3/13 at 7:51 am|
Interesting to see the old haunts that have been around and weathered the centuries. New Orleans is represented..
| Food and Drink Board|| Crab Claw Meat in BR - bdevill on 8/28/13 at 2:53 pm|
Where's the best place to get crab claw meat in BR? Any favorites?...
| Food and Drink Board|| What to do with crabmeat.. - bdevill on 8/15/13 at 1:34 pm|
So I have a pound of crabmeat that I bought because it looked nice and need some ideas on what to do with it.. Any ideas? TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| 33 Best Pizzas in America - bdevill on 8/5/13 at 7:48 am|
According to Thrillist
[link=(http://www.thrillist.com/eat/nation/these-are-the-33-best-pizzas-in-america?utm_content=feature&utm_source=Sailthru&utm_medium=email&utm_term=Nation&utm_campaign=8.5.13%20NATION:%20These%20are%20the%2033%20best%20pizzas%20in%20America)]Best Pizzas in America[/link]...
| O-T Lounge|| Yusuf Ibrahim accused in beheading of 2 New Jersey Christians - bdevill on 7/10/13 at 10:33 am|
| Food and Drink Board|| Mason Katz's Home Run Juice - bdevill on 6/20/13 at 9:06 am|
Wonder if he would share his dad's recipe? Or what's in it? Would the F&D B'ers drink it? :geauxtigers:...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cinco de Mayo Margarita appreciation - bdevill on 5/1/13 at 4:39 pm|
This weekend is Cinco de Mayo.. So what restaurants/bars have the best margaritas? I'm personally a fan of Superior's Top Shelf.. Whatcha got?...
| O-T Lounge|| Celebrities Photoshopped to Look Like Ordinary People - bdevill on 4/24/13 at 10:40 am|
| Food and Drink Board|| Miami / South Beach Restaurant Suggestions - bdevill on 4/17/13 at 8:10 am|
Going to Miami in a few weeks and we're interested in checking out the local restaurant scene.. Any ideas or experience with dining in the South Beach area?...
| Food and Drink Board|| French Quarter Fest - bdevill on 4/3/13 at 9:30 am|
Getting bigger every year.. Here's a list of the food offerings.. Any suggestions? Must try's? [link=(http://www.fqfi.org/frenchquarterfest/fqfi_food.html)]FQF[/link]
| Food and Drink Board|| Gambino's Garlic Bread - bdevill on 3/29/13 at 5:43 pm|
Anyone remember Gambino's Garlic Bread? It was a French Garlic Bread that came in a long foil bag.. Is it still available? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Spaghetti Sauce Secrets - bdevill on 3/21/13 at 10:24 am|
Recently I made a spaghetti sauce and added a cup of veal stock and I had some frozen leftover chicken broth with some trinity inside. I reduced the broth for a good while by boiling it on a low boil for appx 1 hour. I strained the reduction and added the chicken consumme to the spaghetti sauce.
| Food and Drink Board|| Plans for Le Petite Theatre - bdevill on 3/5/13 at 8:34 am|
Walking by the old Le Petite Theatre on St. Peter and Chartres, I saw alot of construction and remodeling going on. There's also a liquor permit notice on the door. Does anyone know the plans? Is it going to be a restaurant? bar? Any details? Great space.....
| Food and Drink Board|| Mashed Potato and Bacon Balls - bdevill on 1/30/13 at 7:51 am|
This sounds like a pretty good idea for Superbowl game day food.. Wanted to pass along..
Don't like their dipping sauce though..
Any ideas for a good alternative?
[link=(http://www.thrillist.com/fry-up-mashed-potato-bacon-balls-super-bowl-dc#slide=1)]Mashed Potato and Bacon Balls[/link]
| O-T Lounge|| catch phrases you're sick of.. - bdevill on 1/28/13 at 12:39 pm|
Do you ever get tired of people using phrases because it's the trendy thing to say? I'm sick of people saying "I love me some... (whatever)" What burnt out phrases do you hear but wish would go away?...
| O-T Lounge|| prescription eye glasses - bdevill on 1/23/13 at 11:19 am|
so I need prescription eye glasses. what stores around BR or NOLA have a decent selection of frames? TIA ...
| Political Talk|| Business endorsements by the First Lady - bdevill on 1/22/13 at 10:45 am|
So Jason Wu, who designed MO's inaugural ball gown designs for Target as does Thom Browne who designed her clothes for inauguration day. MO is also photographed at Target doing shopping this past September. I'm curious of the Obama's connection to Target and wondering of the legality of endorsements...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best LSU student dive restaurant - bdevill on 1/10/13 at 11:58 am|
Outside of the chains, and since The Silver Moon is no longer with us, what's the best dive place for LSU student grub? Thoughts?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Your favorite Christmas/Hannukah dish - bdevill on 12/27/12 at 3:42 pm|
What was your favorite food that you served or ate this year? Can be anything.. apps, entre's, side, dessert..
| Food and Drink Board|| Great Wall Buffet on College Drive - bdevill on 11/27/12 at 10:57 am|
Sited for 345 health violations between 2009 and 2011
| Food and Drink Board|| Unusual Asian Cookbook - bdevill on 11/16/12 at 2:24 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| It's Thanksgiving.. Let's talk turkey - bdevill on 11/15/12 at 8:32 am|
Do you brine or no? Do you bake, roast or fry? How do you season your bird?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Duck Confit Questions - bdevill on 11/13/12 at 10:55 am|
Has anyone made duck confit? If so, can duck confit be made with smoked duck? Can you use the breast and other parts, besides the legs? TIA...
| Food and Drink Board|| Donald Link to Open New Seafood Restaurant in New Orleans - bdevill on 11/8/12 at 9:03 am|
[link=(http://www.nola.com/dining/index.ssf/2012/11/link_restaurant_group_to_open.html)]LINK[/link] no pun intended..
Looks like an interesting, historic location.. Thoughts??...
| O-T Lounge|| New York City Greenmarkets reopening - bdevill on 10/31/12 at 11:07 am|
New York City Greenmarket suppliers reporting on their Facebook page that suppliers received minimal damage and markets are scheduled to re-open tomorrow.
Check your local market:
| Food and Drink Board|| Lafayette Boudin Cookoff Oct 20th - bdevill on 10/19/12 at 3:41 pm|
This is tomorrow folks.