King Cake Bucket List, Part Deux!

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)