Food

April 27, 2021

Pi-YAHHHHH!!: The Cajun Ninja’s seasoning proves to be a hit with consumers

Local social media cook Jason Derouen, best known as “The Cajun Ninja,” is finding success in stores with his authentic seasoning.    Derouen worked to find […]
March 26, 2021

Going meat-free for Lent? Check out these local spots

As we continue with the Lenten season, abstaining from meat on Fridays starts to get a bit monotonous. Never fear! There are some amazing meat-free options […]
March 17, 2021

Houma CVB launches Bayou Country Crawfish Trail with 38 local stops

It’s time to hit the trail! The Bayou Country Crawfish Trail, that is! The Houma Area Convention and Visitor’s Bureau (HACVB) has announced the launch of […]
February 26, 2021

8 Lenten Dishes Sure to Satisfy

The second Friday of Lent is upon us. As a Catholic, this means I stick to a Lenten diet of abstaining from meat on Fridays. Living […]
December 28, 2020

Quizine Quarters has taste

Many restaurants can find themselves not producing the highest quality of dishes when they try to cover a wide range of selections.  But for one of […]
November 25, 2020

6 Turkey Frying Safety Tips

By Granville Morse, MD   There are so many ways to cook a turkey for the holidays, but most can say without a doubt fried turkey […]
September 25, 2020

Let’s Eat! Lafourche Parish Offers Delectable Deals on Memorable Meals

Throughout October, Lafourche Parish will host its first-ever “restaurant month.” Dubbed Bayou Feast and coordinated by Louisiana’s Cajun Bayou Tourism, the goal of this new marketing […]
September 8, 2020

Conquering the ‘Best Burger in the Galaxy’

A beef patty on a bun in its simplest form, the hamburger is one of the most popular menu items in the world, with an estimated […]
July 11, 2020

‘Cookin’ with Roz’ encourages young children to give cooking a try

What’s cooking? For local 12-year-old Rozzie Hubbell, whose Facebook cooking channel “Cookin’ with Roz” now boasts over 500 followers, it’s just about everything.   With the […]
June 27, 2020

Chips, dip and good times at your new favorite local restaurant

Let’s be honest: there’s hardly a better feeling than gathering around a table at a restaurant with your family or closest friends to stuff your face […]
May 25, 2020

The Cajun Ninja brings Louisiana cooking to over 100,000 YouTube subscribers

Houma native Jason Derouen joined the YouTube community as an outlet for entertainment, but four years since his first video went viral, the “Cajun Ninja” has […]
May 17, 2020

Why are store shelves empty? AgCenter experts explain

Walk into any grocery store in February and there were aisles of well-stocked shelves with dizzying choices of packaged meats, vegetables, grains, fruits, snacks and treats. […]
May 8, 2020

The Drunken Noodles brings Flavor, Reminds Me of What I was Missing

That’s me in the above image on March 27, 2020 — the day Song Phi Nong Thai Restaurant announced via Facebook it was temporarily closing its […]
April 13, 2020

Stretching your supply between grocery visits: Which produce lasts longest?

When frequent trips to the grocery store are not ideal, shoppers might want to focus on produce that lasts the longest, and the chart on produce […]
March 26, 2020

8 Tips to Stretch Your Food Dollars

The COVID-19 public health emergency can be a tough time for those with limited food dollars. Some are now in situation where their income has been […]