Notorious Bacon Sundae

Green Goddess 307 Exchange Place Alley, French Quarter I enjoy many of the offerings at the Green Goddess but nothing is better than their Notorious Bacon Sundae. It features:Creole Creamery Coffee Pecan Brittle ice cream with a creamy bacon caramel sauce carrying a bit of black lava salt,with Nueske’s applewood bacon, layered with smoked whipped cream and topped with a cherry. It is the best … Continue reading Notorious Bacon Sundae

Bywater Chinese

3048 St Claude Ave One doesn’t normally think of inventive Chinese food when they think of the Bywater area but that is what you get when you visit the hipster Chinese restaurant known simply as Red’s Chinese. This stuff is yummy. Be sure to try the Smashed Cucumbers (light and refreshing); the General’s Chicken; the Kung Pao Pastrami (yes, it sounds terrible but it is … Continue reading Bywater Chinese

Cafe Amelie

912 Royal Street It is hard to resist the charm of the Cafe Amelie Courtyard in the middle of the bustling French Quarter but once inside you will realize that not only is this haven charming but they also make great food. We stopped in for lunch and was impressed with the fare. The BLT and Cochon du Lait sandwiches were amazing, as was the … Continue reading Cafe Amelie