| Food and Drink Board|| re: Where to find Andouille in SW Houston/FB County? - haricot rouge on 11/24/13 at 9:04 am|
Hebert's Speciality Meats - locations around Galleria, SW Houston and up in the Woodlands.
Same place as in Maurice...
| Food and Drink Board|| Crazy Johnnie's is closing down - haricot rouge on 11/5/13 at 4:02 pm|
Heard the rumor earlier today. Guy at my office called and verified. They are shutting down this Friday or when supplies run out.
| O-T Lounge|| re: Do police officers who commit crimes spend time in the general pop? - haricot rouge on 10/28/13 at 5:26 pm|
Most are sent to Wade Correctional up in Homer, La. and are kept seperate from the other poupulation....
| Tiger Rant|| re: What will it take to get LSU out of this funk - haricot rouge on 10/28/13 at 4:07 pm|
[quote]Cam is our oc let him pick the oline,tightend coach and wr coach. Id be fine with keeping henry and wilson and replacing [b]stud[/b] and ensminger with some new blood. [/quote]
Hmmmmmm.. Coach Stud's house had a "For Sale By Owner" sign up this weekend....
| O-T Lounge|| re: Horse riding around Baton Rouge - haricot rouge on 10/4/13 at 3:51 pm|
[quote]Farr Park is a boarding stable. you can take a lesson (maybe) but it's not really a trail ride type of facility. [/quote]
They do offer trail rides on Saturdays at Farr Park. Check the BREC website or their Facebook page for details. Easy ride and great for beginners....
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Best Boudin in LA? - haricot rouge on 9/14/13 at 10:02 am|
[quote]Kartchners in Krotz Springs[/quote]
In addition to great regular and smoked boudin, they have an amazing selection of other meats. ...
| Political Talk|| re: rodney alexander announces he won't run for a new term - haricot rouge on 8/10/13 at 9:53 am|
[quote]Its all about his retirement package. He is grandfathered in the retirement system for state employees. It is married to your state salary. his old salary is that of a state leg. Now, it will be as a cabinet secretary. Much bigger pay package. [/quote]
Tired of this BS. He ran for reelect...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Space station flyover 8:45pm BR area - haricot rouge on 8/5/13 at 8:54 pm|
Thanks for the heads-up. My daughter's first time to see it! :cheers:...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: DC Wants Older Batman in Batman vs. Superman - haricot rouge on 8/2/13 at 4:36 pm|
What about the guy from Batman Dead End? ...
| Outdoor Board|| re: Cajun word thread - haricot rouge on 7/31/13 at 8:37 pm|
[quote]Doe Doe, Prolly not spelled right. My gmaw hardly spoke english and this is what she would say for "time for bed" as in " Time to go Doe Doe." I also had a teddy bear named that cause I would sleep with it. [/quote]
Variation of the French word for "to sleep" - [b]Dormir[/b]. We were told ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: What did your mom cook for dinner when you were young? - haricot rouge on 7/9/13 at 5:28 pm|
I have seen this listed plenty. N.LA thing?[/quote]
Cheap meat that makes a good gravy when cooked down with onions, etc.
We usually had "7 steak" cooked that way...
| O-T Lounge|| re: Let's discuss NTSB Chairwoman Deborah Hersman - haricot rouge on 7/9/13 at 5:22 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Grilled Alligator Poor Boy - haricot rouge on 7/4/13 at 10:34 am|
Looks great Nate!
Do you mean WJ Smokehouse in between LaPlace and Reserve? If so, then agree on andouille and a lot of their stuff. You ever eat at the restaurant? Hidden gem!...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Sal & Judy's Recommendations - haricot rouge on 6/28/13 at 8:12 am|
[quote]Sautéed crab claws as an appetizer is a must. [/quote]
This. Tell them to bring extra bread because you'll want to drink the cream sauce they come with :lol:
Went for Mother's Day and was very impressed. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: One night in Anchorage, AK - haricot rouge on 6/24/13 at 11:39 pm|
Moose's Tooth - great pizza, specials and nice selection of beers. Open till 11...
| Food and Drink Board|| re: Lake Tahoe Restaurants - haricot rouge on 6/4/13 at 10:28 pm|
Red Hut Cafe was a good breakfast place.
The area is beautiful. Enjoy!...
| O-T Lounge|| re: W Lee and Nicholson intersection - when did it become acceptable to pass - haricot rouge on 5/27/13 at 4:15 pm|
[quote]An update on this project is in today's paper. Looks like this project isn't getting started till 2014...most likely won't be complete till 2016 at the earliest (purely my guess since I doubt it starts in 2014): [/quote]
I moved to Riverbend in 1998 and the City Parish was talking about st...
| Movie/TV Board|| re: In your opinion the best war movie and why? - haricot rouge on 5/25/13 at 9:25 am|
The Big Red One hasn't been mentioned yet. ...
| 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...