King Cake Bucket List, Part Deux!

Barbara Ellen Holloway Poston
February 2, 2020
Junius “Sonny” Hebert
February 2, 2020
Barbara Ellen Holloway Poston
February 2, 2020
Junius “Sonny” Hebert
February 2, 2020

We posted our first story on king cakes on January 19, but since then, local merchants have stepped up their game! Everyone makes a king cake, and you have to stand out from the crowd.

Please enjoy part deux of our king cake bucket list! If you have a favorite to add to the list, please email



RougaGooey king cake – Cannata’s (benefits the Rougarou Festival)

Hum “M” Bird Gooey Cake – Cannata’s (benefits Mary Bird Perkins TGMC Cancer Center)

Brownie king cake, filled with brownie bites, topped with drizzled fudge – Chez Cake Bakery, Houma

Rex (Chantilly) king cake, filled with cream cheese and raspberry, topped with fresh fruit  Chez Cake Bakery, Houma

Praline filled king cake with cream cheese icing – Cajun Sweets Bakery, Houma

King cake treats: 

King cake Tart a’la Bouille – Chicken Scratch, Galliano

King cake latte or velvet ice – PJ’s Coffee, Houma and Thibodaux

King cake epic shake – Zack’s, Houma (king cake from Chez Cake Bakery)

King cake macaroons – Hi-5, Houma

King cake White Russian – Cajun Critters, Houma

Crawfish boudin king cake topped with crawfish cream sauce – Magen’s Cajun Kitchen, Larose

Carnival queen mardi gras macarons – Ninette’s Cake Shop, Thibodaux

Mardi Gras bark – Fig Cafe, Houma

King Cake fried ice cream – Zen, Houma

Mardi Gras funnel cakes – Brooke’s Sno-World, Houma

Mardi gras beignets – Bayou Delight Restaurant, Houma

King Cake Freeze, a vodka and rum daiquiri – Daiquiris and Company, Houma

King cake pancakes – New York Bagel, Houma

King cake ice cream – Scarlet Scoop, Houma

Boudin king cake – Bourgeois Meat Market, Thibodaux


(photo courtesy of Chicken Scratch LLC social media)