CV Special recipe

2 oz port 1 oz sambuca 1 bottle WKD® Original Vodka Blue A delicious recipe for CV Special, with port, sambuca and WKD® Original Vodka Blue. Also lists similar drink recipes. Pour the port into a pint glass half-filled with ice cubes. Add the sambuca, followed by the WKD, and serve.

Muffuletta Sandwiches

In New Orleans the two best Muffulettas ? bar none ? can be had at Central Grocery or at Napoleon House on Chartres Street. Muffuletta Bread 1 cup warm water (110 degrees F) 1 tablespoon granulated sugar 1 package active dry yeast (about 1 tablespoon) About 3 cups bread flour 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 […]

Chicken Breasts with Sun-Dried Tomato Sauce

1/4 cup coarsely chopped sun-dried tomatoes (not oil-packed) 1/2 cup chicken broth 4 skinless boneless chicken breast halves (about 1 pound) 1/2 cup sliced mushrooms (1 1/2 ounces) 2 tablespoons chopped green onions (2 medium) 2 cloves garlic — finely chopped 2 tablespoons dry red wine OR 2 tablespoons apple juice 1 teaspoon vegetable oil […]

78 Camaro

3/4 oz Yukon Jack 3/4 oz Rum (Captian Morgan’s) 3/4 oz Apricot brandy 1 oz Pineapple juice Top with Champagne Crushed Ice Fill a cocktail shaker with ice. Add liquor and pineapple juice. Shake and serve in glass. Top with champagne.

Chicken Breasts Dijon

3 pounds skinless boneless chicken breast halves (about 6 small) 1/4 cup Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon vegetable oil 2 tablespoons dry white wine Freshly ground pepper 2 tablespoons mustard seed Chopped parsley — if desired |Heat oven to 400?. Remove excess fat from chicken. Place chicken, meaty sides up, in rectangular pan, 13 ? 9 […]

5th Element

3 oz Pineapple juice 3 oz Sprite 1 oz Bacardi 151 proof rum 1 oz Southern Comfort 1 oz Everclear Chill mug, add ice, pour Sprite and juice into mug. Then add rum and Southern Comfort. Finally add the 5th element: Everclear!

Louisiana Sweet Potato Pancakes

1 1/2 cups flour 3 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 1 1/4 cups mashed sweet potatoes 2 eggs, beaten 1 1/2 cups milk 1/4 cup butter, melted Cook sweet potatoes, then mash. Sift dry ingredients into bowl. Combine remaining ingredients and add to flour; mix only until dry ingredients are […]

Chicken and Tortellini Salad

1 (8 ounce) package cheese-filled tortellini 1 1/2 cups cut-up cooked chicken or turkey (about 8 ounces) 1/3 cup dry white wine OR 1/3 cup chicken broth 2 tablespoons olive or vegetable oil 2 tablespoons lemon juice 1 tablespoon chopped fresh tarragon OR 1 teaspoon dried tarragon leaves 1 teaspoon sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/4 […]

57 T-Bird with Hawaiian License Plates

1 oz Vodka 1 oz Amaretto 1 oz Grand Marnier Fill with Pineapple juice Combine all ingredients in cocktail mixer, shake well, pour over ice.

Louisiana Shrimp Esplanade

24 large fresh shrimp 12 ounces butter 1 tablespoon pur?ed garlic 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 1 teaspoon dried thyme 1 teaspoon dried rosemary 1/2 teaspoon dried oregano 1/2 teaspoon crushed red pepper 1 teaspoon cayenne pepper 1 teaspoon black pepper 8 ounces beer 4 cups cooked white rice 1/2 cup finely-chopped scallions Wash shrimp and […]