New Orleans

New Orleans

What Eating Crawfish Taught Me About Belonging in New Orleans

New Orleans was a club I desperately wanted to be a member of.
Rajul Punjabi
8.3.18
Recipe

Easy Shrimp Po' Boy Recipe

The ultimate Cajun sandwich.
Matty Matheson
7.3.18
Booze

After a Year of Scandal, 'Tales of the Cocktail' Tries to Get Back on Track

The world's biggest booze festival has been through a lot in the past year. We sat down with new owner Neal Bodenheimer to see what's going to be different this year.
Al Sotack
6.20.18
VICELAND

This Citrusy Beer Cocktail Is Perfect for Humid Summer Weather

In this deleted scene from 'Beerland', Abigail Gullo shows us how it's done.
Munchies Staff
5.22.18
Hangovers

I Drank for Five Straight Days to See Which Hangover Cures Work

Dispatches from the world's most insane cocktail festival.
Natalie B. Compton
2.22.18
Recipe

Chicken and Andouille Sausage Gumbo

Don't be scared of the roux; take it nice and slow, and everything will come out just right.
Amanda and Isaac Toups
1.23.18
Tiki

The Enduring Appeal of Stealing Tiki Mugs

Tiki has always been about fantasy, but some drinkers go as far as taking home a souvenir from their boozy staycation inside a tiki bar.
Tae Yoon
1.13.18
gumbo

How-To: Gumbo with Isaac Toups

Chef Isaac Toups of Toups Meatery is here to teach us how to make a New Orleans style chicken and sausage gumbo.
Isaac Toups
12.17.17
New Orleans

How I Run the Only Non-Christmas Christmas Bar in America

Owning a dive bar is not for everybody. Some people in New Orleans would probably love to get rid of Snake and Jakes Christmas Club Lounge, but I keep it going because there’s nothing else like it.
Dave Clements
12.4.17
New Orleans

Remembering New Orleans' Beloved Singing Vegetable Vendor

Mr. Okra was from another time, before people started caring about organic produce and bought their food from singing street vendors like The Banana Man and The Hot Stuffed Crab Lady.
Lee Matalone
9.24.17
milk

How a 14-Year-Old Carton of Expired Milk Became Part of My Friend's Family

Milk has a birthday party every year, a loving adopted family, and beef with the Guinness Book of World Records. Oh, and he survived Katrina.
Valentina Valentini
8.11.17
Fast Food Week

Why Popeyes Is Always Better in New Orleans

"In New Orleans, Popeyes doesn’t even qualify as fast food."
Kelly Fields
7.26.17