| Food and Drink Board|| New Orleans Restaurant to Open Lafayette Location - bdevill on 1/28/15 at 4:21 pm|
The owners of Drago's Seafood Restaurant are currently looking at three possible restaurant sites, two of which are located in River Ranch and a third which is located along the Ambassador Caffery.
| Food and Drink Board|| RIP Christina Bannister of Christina's Downtown (udated with link) - bdevill on 1/26/15 at 1:14 pm|
It's with a heavy heart that we bid farewell to Christina Bannister who died this morning at 10 AM. Christina suffered a stroke a week ago, Sunday. She was a hard working woman, in her restaurant in the early hours of every morning.
I'll post a link with obit when one becomes available.
| Food and Drink Board|| Candy and Cake Making Tools - bdevill on 12/15/14 at 8:55 am|
My goddaughter is a budding candy and cake making enthusiast. Her Christmas Wish List this year is for candy and cake making tools. What would the Food Board suggest for tools and or places to purchase such items? Thanks for the help....
| O-T Lounge|| Columbia Law Students Affected by the Garner Decision to Postpone Finals - bdevill on 12/9/14 at 2:19 pm|
Do you think students should be allowed to postpone finals due to the Garner decision?
"Columbia Law School is allowing students to postpone their final exams if they feel too disturbed by the recent grand jury decisions not to indict police officers in the deaths of two unarmed black men, includ...
| O-T Lounge|| Texas teen faces life for selling pot brownies - bdevill on 8/7/14 at 11:13 am|
Life seems harsh.. If marijuana isn't going to be decriminalized, then penalties for possession should be reduced.. It's time.
[quote]He is accused of selling the brownies for $25 and is facing ...
| 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? ...