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Taste of Louisiana: Cajun Class and Lunch at SoFAB

  • Southern Food & Beverage Museum 1504 Oretha Castle Haley Boulevard New Orleans, LA, 70113 United States (map)
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Louisiana's Cajun Cuisine

We leave the city behind and explore another beloved cuisine of Louisiana in our Cajun Cooking Class. Presented by Liz Williams, SoFAB Founder and President, and Jyl Benson, SoFAB's Director of Culinary Programming, the demonstration class offers an in-depth look into how to create delicious, traditional dishes that can be found nowhere else in the world, while discussing their cultural and historical origins. 

Cost: $50 per person, $45 for NatFAB Members. Includes a jar of SoFAB's Spice Mix or a Cocktail Recipe Book

Menu:

  • Macques Choux with Tasso

  • Cajun Gumbo with Dark Roux, Andouille and Chicken, served with Louisiana Long-Grain Rice

  • Gateau de Sirop (Cajun spice cake with Steen's Cane Syrup)

  • Luzianne Iced Tea

Admission, lunch, and a guided private tour of the Southern Food & Beverage Museum led by Liz Williams are included in the ticket price.

Every Monday and Thursday from 11 AM to 1 PM, the Southern Food & Beverage Museum offers a weekly cooking class and lunch demonstration in the state-of-the-art Rouses Culinary Innovation Center by Jenn-Air

If you have any issues with the ticketing software or would prefer to make your reservation on the phone, please call us at 504-267-7490 during the week or 504-569-0405 on weekends. Tickets may be refunded or exchanged up to 48 hours prior to the event. After 48 hours no refunds will be available.

 Steen Syrup Mill is a 106 year old family-owned syrup mill located in the heart of the Louisiana Sugar Cane country

Steen Syrup Mill is a 106 year old family-owned syrup mill located in the heart of the Louisiana Sugar Cane country

 Jazzmen Rice is served in the Creole and Cajun classes.

Jazzmen Rice is served in the Creole and Cajun classes.

 Cane Land Rum is used in the Creole Class for Bananas Foster

Cane Land Rum is used in the Creole Class for Bananas Foster

 Wayne Jacob's Smokehouse Restaurant supplies the Tasso for the Cajun Class

Wayne Jacob's Smokehouse Restaurant supplies the Tasso for the Cajun Class