We document our work on the Chowpapi website under the Louisiana Daily Photo tag.
Here’s the Scrumptious Chef papa in his 1963 Ford Galaxie 500 (427 motor). Daddy says Happy New Year to all the loyal Scrumptious Chef readers.
A friend of ours has long maintained that all regions north of Cullman, Alabama are “yankee country” and best avoided. He’s an Alabama native and has strong opinions on the Deep South in general and southern food in particular.
Yes, he’s from Cullman. Continue Reading
We did not see this one coming. We live one block from the old Cha Wa house and miss them rattling the rafters in the neighborhood when they jammed. The Florida area in the 9th Ward is a lesser community in their absence.
Who is Cha Wa’s competition this year? Continue Reading
New Orleans community radio station WWOZ was powered on by two Texans: Jerry and Walter Brock on this day way back in 1980. Moon Landrieu was sitting as mayor of the Crescent City, Flash Gordon was the #1 movie at the box office, and Lady by Kenny Rogers was the top song in the land.
We’ve been listening ever since. Continue Reading
Tonight, 7th Ward bounce legend Ricky B will be commanding the stage in a free show at ACE Hotel’s Three Keys Tavern. Three Keys is one of the best venues in New Orleans but it is tiny. Tickets are free and we expect a mob scene from the get go.
Hope to see y’all out