New restaurants coming to stretch of Dublin-Granville Road

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WSYX) — People on Columbus' northwest side are soon going to have more places to get a bite to eat. All sorts of new spots are coming to a long-unused stretch along Dublin-Granville Road near Sawmill Road. Shake Shack and Torchy's Tacos are coming to the site of...
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Thibodaux mother and son create Thanksgiving children's book with Cajun twist

Anne Cancienne says it's difficult for her to pick a favorite holiday because all of them hold a special place in her heart. “Holidays were always very special to me,” the 64-year-old Thibodaux resident said. “Growing up, my parents Lionel and Daisy Ledet always made sure holidays were happy and joyous. They always made sure the holidays were special. All of those memories have stayed with me."
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How to Make a Roux

Roux is what makes chowders, stews and from-scratch gravy thick and silky. It’s what makes gumbos rich and nutty. And—believe it or not—it’s made up of just two ingredients. Stirred into hundreds of recipes, a roux is a mixture of equal parts flour and fat, usually butter or oil. What...

2000 Turkeys fundraising campaign in full swing

Thanksgiving is less than six weeks away, and 2000 Turkeys – with the help of individuals, businesses, and organizations – is hard at work making sure that Washington County families in need will enjoy a Thanksgiving dinner. While you’re prepping for your Thanksgiving meal and debating which sides to serve...
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Orleans Seafood Kitchen to open new Fulshear location

Popular Cajun restaurant Orleans Seafood Kitchen will soon be opening a new location in Fulshear. The Louisiana-inspired restaurant, which also has a location in Katy, will open at 6230 FM 1463 in the spring of next year. Owners Chance Comstock and Marcus Payavla opened their Katy location in 2008. The...

Culinary Artists Mateo Mackbee & Erin Lucas of Krewe

Learn about Mateo Mackbee and Erin Lucas' restaurant, Krewe, in St. Joseph. Mackbee serves farm-to-table Cajun dishes and Lucas makes pastries from their Flour & Flower bakery to reservation-only crowds with limited pandemic seating. They share the story of Mackbee’s mom, a civil rights activist, and use their restaurant, bakery and farm to promote diversity and teach about food.

Cajun on the Coast in Panama City Beach

There’s a certain charm at work in the cuisine classic to Louisiana, a rich roux of heart and soul whose recipes have been passed down from generation to generation. And it’s that undeniably special blend of magic that seems to cast its spell with just one bite, a deft layering of herbs and spices that unlocks the mystic complexity of even the most humble ingredients to make them a celebration of flavors that parade across the tongue. And while a trip to the Big Easy might not be in your plans for the day, getting a bite of the bayou won’t require leaving the shores of Panama City Beach, where Creole soul is jazzing up the culinary scene to bring a little bit of the French Quarter to the Emerald Coast.

Out to lunch with Joe: Couyon's Cajun Cafe

For this week’s installment, I will not be sharing my thoughts on any restaurant in the local area. That, my friends, is because I did not visit a restaurant this week, instead opting to pay a visit to a certain food truck in Big Rapids that has caught my eye in recent weeks.

Guest chef makes lunch for Huntley Project Schools

Students at Huntley Project Schools are pampered daily with home cooked meals for lunch, and once a month a guest chef comes in to make the occasion even more special. On Thursday, 700 students enjoyed a hot and hearty meal thanks to this month’s guest chef Jeremy Evans, a freelance chef from Billings.

The Georgia National Fair has delicious food to try

PERRY, Georgia(41NBC/WMGT)— The last day of the Georgia National Fair is Sunday. Before it’s over, you might want to go and try all the different foods. While walking through the fairgrounds, you can’t help but smell the food. There are fair favorites like corn dogs and a funnel cakes. But if you want to try something different, like Greek food, you can.