2015 French Market Creole Tomatoe Fest

Louisiana produce contributes enormously to the deliciousness of food in New Orleans and throughout the state, and Creole tomatoes are one such food that local restaurants and homecooks love. The Creole tomato is so beloved that each year, the city … Continue reading

French Market’s Holiday Cooking Demonstrations

      No matter what a holiday or celebration calls for, in New Orleans, rest assured that food will play a major role in the festivities. Whether that’s cooking at home for family and friends or learning how to … Continue reading

Eat Local, Eat Fresh: New Orleans’ Farmers Markets

Sustainability has become a hot topic in the current age of conservation and self-sufficient living. For residents of New Orleans, this is no exception, and locals and visitors alike can easily enjoy the scrumptious, fresh delights like local produce, seafood, … Continue reading

Mr. Okra……Fruits and Vegetables!

Everyone’s New Year’s resolution these days seems to include eating better. In New Orleans, the home of fried food and starchy red beans and rice, oil and flour-thickened roux for gumbo, etc. etc., that may seem to be an impossible … Continue reading