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Mardi Gras is the biggest event of the year held in New Orleans, Louisiana. Hordes of visitors flood the French Quarter for fun, good food and festivities. This year, save money and host your own Mardi Gras celebration at home. Tempt your guests with these 24 Festive Dishes To Serve At Your Mardi Gras Party. These Indulgent dishes feature the traditional flavors associated with Mardi Gras that are sure to get your party started. Just a sampling of the tasty New Orleans favorites included are sugar coated beignets, sausage infused dirty rice, colorful king cake cookies, shrimp and grits and more. (Link to article below image)
Mardi Gras Flavors All Week Long
Throw a shrimp boil and serve it straight from your slow cooker or dish-up a big bowl of rich shrimp etouffee. Start your morning with upside down banana fosters cupcakes or enjoy a king cake inspired crescent roll with your cuppa jo. Scroll through the gallery on Parade for the full recipe round-up and plan your party today. See also Kicked-up Creole Sausage Balls and Cajun 15 Bean Soup here in the recipe index on Melissa’s Southern Style Kitchen.
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