Ben & Jerry’s Reveals Its Top Ten Flavors of 2021
December 27, 2021 – 7:11 am | Comments Off on Ben & Jerry’s Reveals Its Top Ten Flavors of 2021

Half BakedThe cookie dough in it is unbaked, but the fudge brownies are baked. It’s literally half baked.Cherry GarciaA fan flavor suggestion. Introduced in 1987; in or near the top three ever since.Chocolate Chip Cookie …

Read the full story »
Cooking Class

Foodie Event

Foodie Tours

Restaurant News

Wine Event

Home » Foodie Event

Gumbo Cook-Off

Submitted by on January 6, 2014 – 8:39 amNo Comment


louisiana_opalousas_gumboThe Ninth Annual Gumbo Cook Off is set for January 31, 2015, in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana.

Always held on the last Saturday of January, the event promises live music, a kid’s activity area, both silent and live auctions, food, drinks, dancing and lots of gumbo.

The grounds open at 8 a.m. for cook off contestants, and 10 a.m. for the general public. The judging takes place at 2 p.m.

While this is a free event, the entry fee to participate in the Cook-Off is $50. Prizes are awarded for First Place Champion, Second place, and Third Place. In addition, a specially designed Gumbo Cook-Off Champ Paddle will be passed from reining last year’s champ to this year’s top choice. Winners of the cook-off will be announced at 4 p.m.

It’ll be held at Frank’s Downtown and Pride Doran Law Firm, at the corner of Landry Street and Oak Street in downtown Opelousas, Louisiana.

Want to learn more about gumbo in this part of Louisiana? Go online (there’s even a recipe).

(Photo courtesy of St. Landry Parish Visitor Center)

Leave a Reply