Acadiana Profile - December-January 2017

My Oh My Cakes and Pies

The holiday season is also the baking season, the time when many who never bake do so nonstop. I would wager that the sales of flour, sugar, butter, eggs, vanilla, shortening, nuts, dried fruits and all the other essentials skyrocket…

note de l’editeur

One year while discussing Christmas plans, my grandfather suggested we make grasshoppers to enjoy after dinner. Everyone enthusiastically agreed and in the coming years, this sweet, minty, boozy dessert cocktail became a staple at family celebrations around the holidays and…

save the last dance

Lafayette photographer Philip Gould examines Acadiana and the world through his images

nouvelles de villes

From Acadie to Acadiana Activist, poet and singer-songwriter Zachary Richard’s theme song “Toujours Batailleur” was selected as the No. 1 song in Acadie, New Brunswick. The world premiere of Phil Comeau’s new 60-minute film, “Zachary Richard, Toujours Batailleur” was recently…

feel the heat

Pepper purveyor Troy Primeaux of Lafayette primes pump for world record

hommes de fer

Isle Derniere brings hard rocking music to Acadiana en Français

MONODRAMATIC

Bring on the drama with a modern take on a timeless monochromatic palette that includes fur, texture, and chiffon

locavore

The importance of locally-sourced foods on the Acadiana table