| Food and Drink Board|| re: Where can I buy pork liver? (Making Boudin, pics added!) - haricot rouge on 5/11/13 at 2:04 pm|
That looks incredible! Well done.
Where did you get your casings? ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Where can I buy pork liver? (Making Boudin, pics added!) - haricot rouge on 5/9/13 at 10:54 pm|
Was looking for it myself a few months ago. Matherne's said they could special order it and have in a few days. There is a small meat market on Bueche Road across the River that said over the phone they have it available all the time. Can't think of name now. Will po...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Las Vegas Steakhouses - haricot rouge on 5/6/13 at 7:43 am|
Ate at Strip a few times while staying at Mandelay Bay and was very impressed. They also have some good deals on food and drinks during happy hour. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Made 280 crawfish bisque heads a few days ago - haricot rouge on 4/22/13 at 10:25 pm|
[quote]I should be able to find some cheaper. What did you pay? [/quote]
Paid $7.99 for 12 oz fresh Louisiana tails at Hi Nabor last week. Pound was $10.99. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: Recomend a few movies that most here haven't seen. - haricot rouge on 4/16/13 at 11:02 pm|
[quote]The Station Agent [/quote]
Cool little movie
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Morton Quick cure? - haricot rouge on 4/6/13 at 3:01 pm|
I've seen it at Winn Dixie by the other salts. Red Stick Spice in town has the pink curing salt.
| Political Talk|| re: Jindal releases a few details about his tax plan - haricot rouge on 3/15/13 at 6:16 pm|
[quote]Did I read this right? If you are a 55 year old retired firefighter, cop, teacher, military,... and you make 59K or less in retirement benefits you pay no income tax and get a rebate for your sales tax?[/quote]
I think so. If you receive a [b]goverment pension [/b] or [b]social security[/...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: laplace lunch? - haricot rouge on 3/6/13 at 5:39 pm|
+2 on WJ's. Had lunch last year and it was great, and bought some smoke sausage, boudin and caramelized onion fresh sausage last week. Good stuff....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Red Lobster Cheese Biscuits Recipe - haricot rouge on 2/19/13 at 11:45 am|
Actually bought a box last week. I've never been to Red Lobster, but have heard glorious tales of the biscuits.:lol:
Box is big, but contains 3 seperate packs of mix and herb/garlic topping. Pretty good stuff. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: The place next to Zippy's in BR - haricot rouge on 2/1/13 at 6:23 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| re: The Duke & fried king cake - haricot rouge on 1/31/13 at 9:43 pm|
Duke has become my go-to place when down there. Cool place with great burgers. :cheers:...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Good Hotel in San Diego for a Family Trip? - haricot rouge on 1/26/13 at 3:55 pm|
Stayed several times with kids at the Coronado Marriott resort. It is directly across the bay from the San Diego Harbor hotels & shopping areas. Hotel has a water taxi to take you across, and a larger ferry is a short walk up the shore. Hotel is also close to supermarket and multiple restaurants...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Any of you hear that boom near brightside? - haricot rouge on 1/3/13 at 11:47 pm|
I'm in Riverbend and heard/felt it.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Somewhere to eat in Homer - haricot rouge on 10/9/12 at 4:30 pm|
Is the Port-Au-Prince restaurant still there? Ate there many years ago and they just had 2 things on menu - catfish or steak.
Recall the catfish was pretty good....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best place to get white beans in NOLA? - haricot rouge on 8/1/12 at 6:58 pm|
[quote]New Orleans Food & Spirits has white beans with rabbit on Thursdays. YUM![/quote]
Rabbit sells out quick, but you can also get fried catfish or pork chops with the beans. If you ask, they will still ladle some rabbit gravy on your beans. :bow:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Need casual recs in Lakeview - haricot rouge on 7/20/12 at 7:42 pm|
Cafe Navarre. ...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Did anyone else just hear those loud arse jets? - haricot rouge on 4/17/12 at 8:47 pm|
Loud over Riverbend Lakes :usa:...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Smoked Turkey Necks!!! - haricot rouge on 4/9/12 at 9:34 pm|
I've made turkey neck stew before with raw necks and it was awesome. May try this variation.
Nothing like a roasted turkey neck on Thanksgiving :nana:...
| Outdoor Board|| re: anyone got hummingbirds yet? - haricot rouge on 3/28/12 at 9:33 pm|
My Martins came in mid Jan. Up to 17 eggs already....
| Political Talk|| re: I bet Jim Letten's office is a blast to be in this week - haricot rouge on 3/14/12 at 8:34 am|
[quote]Anybody here know Sal Perricone?[/quote]
Met him a few times. Former FBI Agent before becoming AUSA. Seemed to to be a good prosecutor. :dunno:
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Good dumplings in BR? - haricot rouge on 2/21/12 at 5:08 pm|
Chicken Dumplings/Pot stickers at the Fresh Market Deli. They need to be cooked - steamed, pan fried or even... microwaved. Comes with good dipping sauce.
I've had them at multiple places in town and cooked my own. The Fresh Market ones are damn good....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Don's in Reserve - haricot rouge on 2/6/12 at 3:41 pm|
[quote]The seasoned ground meat is very very good and very lean. They have a hot and regular style. Highly recommend[/quote]
I also stock up on their fresh sausage. ...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: The Wire Season 2 - haricot rouge on 1/15/12 at 6:13 pm|
On Season 3 now. Enjoyed series so far. Thought I was imagining it, but have been seeing "Herc" at St. Aloysius Church during Mass on Sunday for the past few weeks. Just realized he's in town filming the series Break Out Kings.
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Help! Tonys is out of crawfish heads - haricot rouge on 1/13/12 at 5:18 pm|
I've found them in freezer case at Matherne's...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Dining Guide Giveaway...$100 gift certificate to restaurant of your choice... - haricot rouge on 12/26/11 at 12:21 pm|
NOLA - Sassafrass Restaurant in Gentilly would be a good add - not much there otherwise - www.sassafrasnola.com
BR - Need to delete Monjunis on Highland and add BurgerSmith.
Thanks for great resource!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Christmas ritual question - haricot rouge on 11/28/11 at 8:15 pm|
Here Santa gets boudin / crackers and a Dr. Pepper. He gets cookies and milk everywhere else and enjoys the change up. :nana: 40 years ago my Santa got the same along with an ice cold Dixie.
Carrots are left out for reindeer and chewed bits are left on ground outside as if they fell from roof....
| Tiger Rant|| re: Did Gary just say "Before Bama plays Ok. State they need to beat Auburn"? - haricot rouge on 11/26/11 at 5:07 pm|
[quote]yea, that woke me up!!! had to come here to check it! [/quote]
Did the same thing :lol:...
| Tiger Rant|| re: Ole War Skule video Giveaway...winners announced on page 57 - haricot rouge on 11/20/11 at 9:57 pm|
Pick me...Pick me :geauxtigers: Thanks...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Most effective way to get rid of oil / grease on top of gumbo? - haricot rouge on 11/13/11 at 1:41 pm|
I've used something like this.
Drain good stuff till you hit the grease....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Where do you get your favorite meat from? - haricot rouge on 11/11/11 at 2:11 pm|
[quote]Don's Country Store - Reserve[/quote]
Stop there at least once a month to stock up. In addition to the smoked meats, the fresh sausage and seasoned ground meat is great. ...