| Food and Drink Board|| Pho in Baton Rouge - Farkwad on 1/26/15 at 9:11 am|
Took the family to Dream Berrie Cafe on Sherwood. Great Pho and very clean. I have since heard that Saigon Noodle is the best Vietnamese in town, so I will be trying. Anyone else have a Pho spot?...
| O-T Lounge|| It takes more than $55k to live secure in BR - Farkwad on 1/14/15 at 9:51 am|
The city has the second-highest cost of living in the state and, according to a new study by Loyola University, it is contributing to peoples' struggle to make ends meet............
| Coaching Changes|| Jon Tenuta - Farkwad on 1/4/15 at 9:52 am|
Remember when the majority on TD wanted Tenuta for DC and we got Chavis instead? Or was it Pelini? I love this part of the off season! ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Update w/ pic: Rotisserie bone-in Prime Rib - Farkwad on 12/23/14 at 3:52 pm|
Going to put it on the weber kettle rotisserie spit. I have done everything on the spit except prime rib. Anyone have any experience? Any suggestions?
Went high heat for thirty and then removed some coals and closed bottom vent. started a fresh coal supply in other pit - After two an...
| Outdoor Board|| St. Tammany Fishing Pier - Farkwad on 12/21/14 at 8:20 am|
I want to take my kids and I have never been. Any tips and/or pointers from the OB? We want to catch some fish. I am going to go on Monday or Tuesday. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Don's Recommendations - Farkwad on 12/18/14 at 8:16 am|
85 year old dad wants to take the family to Don's as he members the one on Airline and loved going in the 70's. I am not sure about how good it is now as I have only had raw oysters there. Any recommendations as to what is good there to order?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Oysters in Baton Rouge - Farkwad on 12/17/14 at 7:53 am|
Can anyone recommend a Oyster on the half shell place in Baton Rouge? Does anyone have a 50 cents per oyster deal going on?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Pat's Seafood on Jefferson - Farkwad on 12/12/14 at 12:29 pm|
Anyone been yet? It opened on Monday and I am thinking about going this evening. I wish they had a menu online for that location though....
| Food and Drink Board|| Leblanc's Drusilla Early March! - Farkwad on 12/11/14 at 9:00 pm|
[b]ME: [/b] Any idea when the Drusilla store will open? Thanks - looking fwd to it opening.
[b]Leblanc's:[/b] We are hoping to open in early March!!! We had to do a complete renovation: floors, roof, electrical, mechanical, etc. We can't wait!!!
[b]ME:[/b] I am excited! I hope they serve...
| Food and Drink Board|| Sausage Press and Meat Grinder - Farkwad on 12/4/14 at 11:28 am|
I am going to be buying a press and a grinder and wondered if anyone has any recs? LEM seems to have a pretty popular 5LB sausage press as does Weston. Anyone used a few presses and grinders and have an opinion. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Leblanc's Drusilla - Farkwad on 12/2/14 at 9:51 am|
Any update on when Leblanc's Frais Marche will open?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Rotisserie Turkey and Brine - Farkwad on 11/25/14 at 1:55 pm|
I always cook a Heritage Turkey on the rotisserie with a mix of lump coal and wood. Always turns out perfect but the brine is where I want to experiment a bit. I never add sugar to brine as I think it makes everything taste like ham - maybe I need to put something with the sugar and salt that will...
| Food and Drink Board|| 7 Choices for NOLA pregame dinner - Farkwad on 11/24/14 at 12:10 pm|
Anyone have a strong rec on one of these for an early pre-game dinner?
Luke, Capdeveille, Herbsaint, Marcellos, Cochon, Cafe Adelaide, and Borgne....
| Food and Drink Board|| Billy's Boudin - Farkwad on 11/22/14 at 10:56 am|
I am heading up the 190 today and usually stop in at Billy's and grab a box of boudin for family events (i.e., Thanksgiving week) However, the last few times we stopped, the place and people seem to get filthier and filthier to the point where I am not sure I want to get anything from there anymore...
| Outdoor Board|| Cargo Tray in Baton Rouge? - Farkwad on 10/13/14 at 1:41 pm|
I need a cargo tray for trailer hitch tomorrow - Home Depot, Lowes, Bass Pro, Wal-Mart, Cabelas all do not have them in stock - any suggestions would be greatly appreciated....
| Food and Drink Board|| Brisket in BTR - Uncle Earl's - Farkwad on 8/23/14 at 9:27 pm|
The best brisket I have had in BTR is at Uncle Earl's. Anyone else had this? I was at a fund raiser a few weeks ago and we ordered the cheese fries with brisket and one with pork. The brisket was amazing. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Costco Meat - Farkwad on 5/12/14 at 8:53 pm|
To all the Carnivores,
I have been buying Costco meat for years and must say that their Choice is as good as some store's Prime. They have great rib eyes, NY Strip and for a treat PRIME Rib.
I bought 4 rib eyes and 2 NY strip (all Choice) for Mother's Day and they were fantastic. Just wanted...
| Food and Drink Board|| Rotisserie Prime Rib - Mother's Day - Farkwad on 5/6/14 at 2:58 pm|
Anyone ever put a prime rib on the spit? If so, was it much better than the oven? Tips and ideas?
I am cooking for mother's day and I have a ton of experience cooking Prime Rib and using the rotisserie for things like leg of lamb etc. However, I have never tried Prime Rib. Thanks!...
| Outdoor Board|| Firewood in Baton Rouge - Farkwad on 4/18/14 at 9:11 am|
I am trying to track down a place to buy some firewood in and around BTR. I do not need a cord but want to throw some in my truck. Any suggestions? I did a "search" and saw where some peeps were saying a guy down Old Hammond just east of Millerville may have some. If any of you guys know for sur...
| O-T Lounge|| Perverted Hollywood - Farkwad on 2/1/14 at 9:41 pm|
Geffen, Spielberg, and Woody Allen = gross perverted POS