BY: Jennifer Anderson
Grab your griddles and whip out your whisks: the week before Ash Wednesday is Pancake Week!
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A sturdy bowl of gumbo gives you the strength to party on from Twelfth Night to Fat Tuesday.
BY: Allrecipes Staff
Discover secrets about Cajun and Creole cooking styles, plus recipes for your next Mardi Gras celebration.
Stir sticks, paper parasols, maraschino cherries: garnishes make a drink more festive, whether they're cocktails or mocktails.
A peek into a pot of gumbo is a glance into the rich history of Louisiana.
BY: Carl Hanson
Simple suggestions for when to stir, when to shake.
Round out your Mardi Gras celebration with a King Cake: a fabulous ring-shaped pastry drizzled with icing, sprinkled with green, gold, and purple sugars, and secretly stuffed with a plastic toy baby.
Ask your kids what they really want for breakfast and chances are they'll pick pancakes.
Get party-planning tricks that will make hosting your gathering look effortless.
This handy guide organizes a typical party planning timeline--tweak it to suit your event.
Interesting facts and history about Mardi Gras, plus ideas and recipes for throwing your own Mardi Gras party.
Once you've mastered the basics, you might be ready to take your batter to the next level.
Get a taste of the Big Easy with these favorite refreshers.
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Make the famous New Orleans cake with the surprise inside!
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