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Butter, Caffeine, Alcohol and Sugar

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joedontexan Jul 27, 2009 02:37 PM

These are the four main ingredients in new orleans food and drink and why we love it so. Name a dish that is your favorite for each ingredient Heres mine:
1)Butter= Trout Amandine at Galatoires
2)Caffeine= Cafe Au Lait at Cafe Du Monde
3)Alcohol= Frozen Bourbon Milk Punch at Bourbon House
4) Sugar= Bananas Foster at Brennans

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    mikemill RE: joedontexan Jul 27, 2009 04:34 PM

    bbq shrimp
    espresso at la divina
    black and bluegrass at cure
    gelato at la divina

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      UptownKevin RE: joedontexan Jul 27, 2009 06:50 PM

      Don't mean to be a spoil sport, but 4 dishes is a whole lot of work. Why not just eat a slab of bread pudding with bourbon-pecan sauce and a cup of coffee. Then you've covered the whole spectrum in one dessert ;- )

      -Kevin

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        ScarlettNola RE: joedontexan Jul 28, 2009 12:36 PM

        Butter: BBQ Shrimp at Mr. B's
        Caffeine: Cafe Au lait
        Alcohol: Sazerac
        Sugar: Roman Candy
        Not too terribly creative, but all i could come up with!

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          roro1831 RE: joedontexan Jul 28, 2009 01:27 PM

          Butter: Trout Meuniere
          Caffeine: Cafe au Lait
          Alcohol: Sazerac
          Sugar: Hansen's Snoball

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