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King cakes make the menu at New Orleans restaurants during Mardi Gras

King Cake Cocktail from the Bourbon House Restaurant in the New Orleans French Quarter - a Mardi Gras version of their frozen Bourbon Milk Punch

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Watch as Joe Spitale, co-owner of Atomic Burger, at 3934 Veterans Blvd., whips up a king cake-flavored shake with a high-tech, minus-320-degree, liquid nitrogen-injection machine. But what about the baby?

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Rex parades for Mardi Gras 2015

A float entitled, "The Battle of New Orleans" featuring Andrew Jackson on his horse parades down St. Charles Avenue at the Rex parade for Mardi Gras 2015 in New Orleans on Tuesday, February (Photo by Chris Granger, | The Times-Picayune)

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What is Mardi Gras? And everything else you're too scared to ask

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Mardi Gras: Does that king cake baby represent the baby Jesus?

Even though it's widely spread all over the Internet, that little plastic baby inside your king cake does not mean what you might think it does!

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All you need to know to bake a king cake for Mardi Gras

Like all yeast breads, making a king cake is a labor of love. But wow, will your friends be impressed.

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Mardi Gras in a cup: Smoothie King's king cake smoothie debuts Wednesday (Jan. 6)

Available in Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama, from Wednesday (Jan. 6), through Mardi Gras (Feb. 9).

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King Cake Day: New Orleans lines up for Mardi Gras confection

The grail, on the first day of Carnival 2016 at Manny Randazzo king cake bakery in Metairie

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Mardi Gras 2016: Where to spot celebrities

Where and how to see 'em.

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Mardi Gras: Vintage scenes from New Orleans 100 years ago

The New York Public Library's digital collection includes historic post cards and menus from Mardi Gras in the early 20th century.

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