"Wonderful! One coworker from New Orleans raved that this was just like the King Cake from the Big Easy!" – mald1983
"This was off-the-charts-delicious. Easy, quick, delicious, one-pot. Did I say delicious?" – SouthernGma
It's what you need to keep you dancing all the way through Mardi Gras. Dig into a heaping bowlful.
Did you know? Eating pancakes on Shrove Tuesday dates back to the Middle Ages. It's the most delicious history lesson ever.
Even Cajun-Country reviewers say this is about as authentic as it gets.
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Mardi Gras Recipe Collections11
Mardi Gras Main Dishes
Mardi Gras Side Dishes
Mardi Gras Drinks
Mardi Gras Desserts
Mardi Gras Appetizers
Cajun and Creole Recipes
Big Charlie's Gumbo
Cajun Crawfish and Shrimp Etouffe
Cajun Dirty Rice
Mardi Gras Gator Meat Balls
Mardi Gras King Cake
Real N'awlins Muffuletta
Bayou's Mardi Gras Slaw
Mardi Gras Recipes
Cajun Chicken Pasta
Colleen's Slow Cooker Jambalaya
Cajun Seafood Pasta
Kickin' Collard Greens
Bananas Foster II
Authentic Louisiana Red Beans and Rice
Blackened Salmon Fillets
Boudreaux's Zydeco Stomp Gumbo
Easy Cajun Jambalaya
Vicki's Hush Puppies
Barlow's Blackened Catfish
Easy Red Beans and Rice
Gumbo Style Chicken Creole
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Make the famous New Orleans cake with the surprise inside!
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