11 Mardi Gras Themed Treats You Have To Try

Carnival is upon us, babes and that = King Cake Madness. Although we’ve already laid out our King Cake eating game plan earlier this month, we’re also very intrigued by all the King Cake alternatives that are popping up all around New Orleans. So, if you want to take a break from actual King Cake (or add to your Carnival-themed treat consumption), here are our top MUST TRY’s

King Cake Milkshake

Frey Smoked Meat Co – 4141 Bienvielle Suite 110 New Orleans LA 70119


Mardi Gras Bagels

Bagel Boy – Delivery Only

King Cake Flavored Coffee

Community Coffee – Online & Multiple Locations Around The City

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King Cake Cocktail

Bourbon House – 144 Bourbon St, New Orleans, LA 70130


King Cake Donut

District Donuts Magazine – 2209 Magazine St. New Orleans, LA 70130

District Arabella – 5637 Magazine St. New Orleans, LA 70115

District Harrison – 527 Harrison Ave. New Orleans, LA 70124


King Cake Ice Cream

Bluebell Ice Cream – Check your local grocery store


King Cake Latte

Krewe du Brew – 1610 St. Charles Ave New Orleans, LA


King Cake Bread Pudding

Café Reconcile – 1631 Oretha Castle Haley Blvd, New Orleans, LA 70113


Mardi Gras Macarons

Sucré – Multiple Locations


Mardi Gras Petit Fours

Bittersweet Bakery – 725 Magazine St Suite A New Orleans, LA 70130


King Cake Beignets

Bayou Bar (part of their Secret Menu) – 2031 St Charles Ave, New Orleans, LA 70130


Time to start eating, Babes. Did we miss any Mardi Gras themed treats that we just MUST try? Let us know in the comments or shoot us an email, we’d love to come taste it!



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