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A Salute to King Cake | Celebrate Mardi Gras with a classic king cake recipe. | SouthernLiving.com

Our Most Traditional King Cake Recipe

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NOLA's Best Po'boy Joints | Study up on the Crescent City's signature sandwich with our roundup of NOLA's best po'boy joints. | SouthernLiving.com

Best New Orleans Po'boy Joints

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New Orleans Beignets | If you've never been to New Orleans, you can still get a taste of its cuisine with our recipe for New Orleans Beignets, the official state doughnut of Louisiana. | SouthernLiving.com

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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Drunk Shrimp | Enjoy this succulent Seafood recipe from deep in the Bayou. | SouthernLiving.com

Secret Recipes from the South's Best Dives

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Beignets | Try Café Beignet's recipe for the best beignets in the Big Easy. | SouthernLiving.com

Secret Recipes from the South's Best Dives

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Bayou Fried Shrimp | Cajun seasoning and fish fry mix make an easy, flavorful breading for fried shrimp. Dip in tartar or cocktail sauce. Mix a package of shredded coleslaw with a simple dressing an easy side. | SouthernLiving.com

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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▶ Go Glam for Mardi Gras | Make a bold entrance at your Mardi Gras ball with these tips on how to choose the perfect outfit from Style Editor Stephanie Granada. | SouthernLiving.com

Jambalaya | Build deep flavors by sautéing the aromatic trinity of onion, celery, and pepper in the andouille drippings with herbs, garlic, and spices. | SouthernLiving.com

Kicked-Up Jambalaya Recipes

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▶ Go Glam for Mardi Gras | Make a bold entrance at your Mardi Gras ball with these tips on how to choose the perfect outfit from Style Editor Stephanie Granada. | SouthernLiving.com

Shrimp-and-Okra Hush Puppies | No Southern seafood meal is complete without hush puppies. We combine shrimp and okra in our hush puppies for a delightful contrast of taste and texture. | SouthernLiving.com

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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Traditional King Cake | Similar to coffee cake, this ring-shaped confection is as rich in tradition and history as it is in color and taste. | SouthernLiving.com

Traditional King Cake

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New Orleans Beignets | If you've never been to New Orleans, you can still get a taste of its cuisine with our recipe for New Orleans Beignets, the official state doughnut of Louisiana. | SouthernLiving.com

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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Sazerac | Said to be The Big Easy's first cocktail, it was originally served at the Sazerac Coffee House. | SouthernLiving.com

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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Mail-Order Mardi Gras King Cakes | You can purchase any flavor and style of king cake online year-round, so we narrowed the field for you. Here are our favorites. | SouthernLiving.com

Our Favorite Mail-Order King Cakes

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Mini Muffulettas | You can easily make these Mini Muffulettas the day before the party. Just assemble, place in zip-top, plastic freezer bags, and refrigerate overnight. Store-bought craft paper and simple twine create clever sandwich wrappers.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Southern Shrimp Cocktails | Have the seafood market steam shrimp to save time, or follow our easy instructions in the recipe. Serve the shrimp, okra, and breadsticks on a platter around a bowl of the sauce, or make individual cocktails. Use 4-oz. votive candleholders, shot glasses, cordial glasses, or mini-martini glasses.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Mini Crab Cakes | Garlic-Chive Sauce and a squeeze of lemon juice add zesty flavor to Mini Crab Cakes.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Crawfish Dip | Get you mudbug fix with this delicious dip!

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Muffuletta Dip | You can serve this versatile recipe on French bread crostini or with crackers over a block of cream cheese. Try tossing leftovers in a Caesar salad.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Dressed Mini Oyster Po'boys | A smaller version of the classic, our Dressed Mini Oyster Po'boys are served with a slaw and Creole dressing.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Smoked Paprika-Glazed Andouille | Serve andouille with wooden toothpicks to create bite-size appetizers.

Creole Shrimp Deviled Eggs | These deviled eggs are perfect as a Mardi Gras appetizer.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Grits-and-Gumbo Tarts | Capture the iconic flavors of New Orleans and Mardi Gras in these easy-to-make tarts.

9 Mardi Gras Party Appetizers

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Creole Fried Rice | Chop the ingredients ahead, and make the rice the day before to have Creole Fried Rice on the table in nothing flat. It’s also a great use for leftover rice―just be sure you have 3 cups on hand.

31 New Orleans Classics for Mardi Gras

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