AROUND NOLA: Chef Jake Shapiro joins new General Manager Rebecca Schattman at Broussard’s

Creole Cuisine Restaurant Concepts has hired Jake Shapiro as the new Executive Chef at Broussard’s Restaurant. “Chef Jake is a seasoned culinary professional with more than 15 years of experience in some of New Orleans best-known kitchens,” states Marv Ammari, Chief Executive Officer of Creole Cuisine Restaurant Concepts. “As we approach Broussard’s 100th year, he will help us continue the legendary hospitality and culinary excellence for which … More AROUND NOLA: Chef Jake Shapiro joins new General Manager Rebecca Schattman at Broussard’s

AROUND NOLA: Celebrate National Rum Day in New Orleans

Yo Ho Ho! It’s National Rum Day! To celebrate the day, Mopho and Maypop are offering up some great rum specialty drinks. Here’s what you’ll find at each of the restaurants: MOPHO Named one of Food & Wine’s 2016 “Best New Chefs in America” Chef Michael Gulotta’s first restaurant, MOPHO, quickly became the star of New Orlean’s culinary landscape after … More AROUND NOLA: Celebrate National Rum Day in New Orleans

Dudes Delight Cocktail from DTB in New Orleans {Plus a bonus recipe}

Award-winning Cocktail Director Lu Brow has earned praise for attracting a vibrant bar scene with inventive libations at DTB (Down the Bayou), all served up in a relaxed and convivial setting. In honor of National Rum Day, Lu Brow will feature two specialty rum cocktails, including the Down the Bayou made with spiced rum, fresh lime juice, ginger-infused simple syrup, and sliced … More Dudes Delight Cocktail from DTB in New Orleans {Plus a bonus recipe}

Pretty Ricky Cocktail from Compère Lapin in New Orleans

Named the “Biggest Booze Debut” of the year by Eater NOLA, the cocktail program at Compère Lapin is helmed by award-winning mixologist Abigail Gullo, Heaven Hill “Bartender of the Year” 2016 and Eater NOLA’s “Bartender of the Year 2014.” Celebrate National Rum Day with a plethora of rum cocktails to choose from, including the Pretty Ricky featuring El Dorado 5 – aged for … More Pretty Ricky Cocktail from Compère Lapin in New Orleans