Food & Drink

Don Ames
November 09, 2018 - 6:25 am
Sky rides and sandwiches and are among the featured items at area festivals this weekend. There's something special in the air this weekend in Chalmette, where the sky's the limit. The Bayou Road Balloon Festival has something for everyone, Friday through Sunday... "We've got lots of balloons, lots...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
November 08, 2018 - 8:04 am
We are just two weeks away from Thanksgiving Day. The closer we get, the more I look forward to the big meal. In fact, for a week or two I have had a serious hankerin' for a slice of pumpkin pie with a dollop of whipped cream. It started when we were carving Halloween pumpkins and toasting pumpkin...
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David Blake
October 03, 2018 - 2:28 pm
Americas love affair with fast food shows no signs of slowing down. In fact, the Centers for Disease Control reports over a third of adults are eating fast food at least once a week, and in some cases, every day. It has raised concerns among health officials since many fast-food items are high in...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 25, 2018 - 6:44 am
Want some breakfast? For today's What to Eat Tuesday, I asked listeners to tell me where to get the best breakfast around town. Additionally, I wanted to know what their favorite dish is at that place. Ordering breakfast, though is like taking a quiz in school with all the questions. How do you...
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Dave Cohen, WWL First News early edition
September 11, 2018 - 12:05 pm
When you want a meal that makes you feel good, reminds you of your family meals as a child, takes you back to another time or just tastes great and makes you happy; where do you go? We talked about comfort food on the What to Eat Tuesday during the Early Edition of WWL First News. A few people...
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September 06, 2018 - 1:24 pm
NEW ORLEANS (AP) _ A beloved New Orleans neighborhood bakery, known in the city for loaves of bread used to make ``poor boy'' sandwiches, has closed. The New Orleans Advocate reports that the retail shop attached to the Alois J. Binder Bakery closed without fanfare several weeks ago. And deliveries...
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