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2020 World Championship Gumbo CookOff cancelled - Jim Thompson
https://www.katc.com/news/iberia-parish/iberia-gumbo-cookoff-on-site-event-canceled-this-year...
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2020 Festivals Acadiens et Creoles - Jim Thompson
https://www.theadvocate.com/acadiana/news/business/article_ccfcd3e0-b7f6-11ea-9aef-ef3993516bde.html...
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John T. Edge Under Fire At Southern Foodways Alliance - Jim Thompson
https://www.nytimes.com/2020/06/29/dining/john-t-edge-southern-foodways-alliance.html...
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Mark Bittman's New Orleans Shrimp Boil - Jim Thompson
https://www.markbittman.com/recipes-1/new-orleans-shrimp-boil...
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re: The King of Louisiana Boudin - Jim Thompson
Johnson's and T-Boys are my two favorites, and the common trait is that they don't let up on the red pepper. Boudin is supposed to be fiery. There are too many pale, wan imitations of boudin out there these days. ...
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re: Anyone have a great cajeta recipe? - Jim Thompson
Remove label from can of condensed milk. Place can in pot Cover with water 2" over top of can Simmer for 2 hours Remove can from water Let cool open can and cajeta will slip out...
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The King of Louisiana Boudin - Jim Thompson
https://www.katc.com/news/lafayette-parish/takeout-tuesday-wallace-johnson-and-the-boucaniere...
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Meet Lena Richard, the New Orleans Chef Who Broke Barriers in the Jim Crow South - Jim Thompson
https://www.smithsonianmag.com/smithsonian-institution/meet-mama-lena-celebrity-chef-and-creole-cookbook-author-180975085/...
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re: Best Cenla(ish) restaurant - Jim Thompson
What's the name of the real deal Mexican joint in Marksville in the converted Taco Bell? Dang that was good....
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re: Favorite Coffee? - Jim Thompson
Try Me Coffee Mills. Ruth's Blend. They've been doing it since 1925. 1014 France St, New Orleans, LA 70117...
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re: Good Eats in Ferriday and/or Natchez? - Jim Thompson
Thanks for all the recs. I've put together a list. Some of the places in the thread were temporarily closed due to the bug. The Donut Shop (hot tamales) 501 John R Junkin Dr, Natchez, MS 39120 (601) 442-2317 6am-7pm daily. Closed Monday Duck's Nest (fried catfish) 4273 State Rte 568, Ferr...
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re: Good Eats in Ferriday and/or Natchez? - Jim Thompson
I love stuff like that but unfortunately they are closed right now....
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Good Eats in Ferriday and/or Natchez? - Jim Thompson
What y'all got? Hotplates, po boys, fried catfish, good beer?...
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re: Noticed a lot of closed Hardee's around Louisiana - Jim Thompson
The one in da Parish shut down too. ...
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McClard's Barbecue Changing Hands - Jim Thompson
https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2020/may/29/mcclard-s-changing-hands-20200529/...
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Still Perkin' Coffee Shop in New Orleans (striking workers) - Jim Thompson
https://thelensnola.org/2020/05/29/some-new-orleans-workers-scramble-to-organize-as-theyre-pushed-back-into-frontline-jobs/...
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re: Best muffuletta in Nola? - Jim Thompson
A fix for the dreadful Central Grocery muffaletta would be to take a couple slices of Evangeline bread into their deli, scrape the little scrawny scraps of meat and olive salad out and put it on the Evangeline bread. That would establish the proper bread/meat/olive salad ratio. And save the br...
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re: Crystal-Garlic is a great hot sauce - Jim Thompson
I'll look for it at Zuppardo's. By the way, next time you're up in Mamou, T-Boy's Slaughterhouse sells their own line of bottled hot sauces that are super good....
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A Vietnamese Farmers’ Cooperative in New Orleans - Jim Thompson
https://civileats.com/2020/05/01/a-vietnamese-farmers-cooperative-in-new-orleans-offers-a-lesson-in-resilience/?fbclid=IwAR1xlaXes54fan6ZWKrA0mYTPNpkJvDdaCEqFcMs0GLaL67li5sDOa-Weuc...
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re: Best muffuletta in Nola? - Jim Thompson
They would have to put 6 times the amount of meat on their muff to equal out the bread bomb they serve....
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