THIS IS MY MONDAY shirt by Red Beans & Eric

Red Beans and Rice is a hallowed tradition in New Orleans. Every Monday you’ll find restaurants and home cooks serving up bowls of the infamous red beans and rice. With this shirt, you can share your love of red beans and tell everyone – THIS IS MY MONDAY! I love to make red beans and…

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How Do You Red Bean? CHEF CARLOS NEVILLE

Chef Carlos Neville was born and raised in the 7th Ward of New Orleans. He was brought up on two proud family traditions: music and cooking. While his father, Charles, taught him to play the saxophone, his grandmother was teaching him the Creole tradition of cooking. Growing up in New Orleans first family of music,…

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The ABC’s of Red Beans & Eric

August can sometimes be a stressful time at my house. My wife is a teacher and this is when she has to start the switch from vacation mode into getting ready for the upcoming school year mode.┬áThis year she’ll be teaching a new grade so it’s a little extra crazy as she prepares. She was…

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How Do You Red Bean? SCOTT GOLD

Scott Gold writes the articles on New Orleans that seem to go viral. I’m sure you have read them and shared them on your favorite social media sites. He has written on topics that include, “New Orleans’ 15 Best Meals Under $5“, “The Best New Orleans Restaurants for Every Cuisine“, “37 Things That New Orleanians…

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Back To School Crock Pot Recipes 2015

Now that the school year is here, you don’t want to find yourself struggling to get dinner ready after driving around getting the kids from school (or after a long day at work). That was the one big problem for me once the school year started – traffic was worse! It seemed liked once school…

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COOKBOOK REVIEW: STRAIGHT UP TASTY by Adam Richman

Adam Richman, of Man vs. Food and NBC’s Food Fighters, wrote his first cookbook titled: STRAIGHT UP TASTY: Meals, Memories, and Mouthfuls From My Travels. And let me tell you, it is ‘straight up’ good! I love this cookbook! Adam has put his ‘food career’ into this cookbook – which I was surprised to find…

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Oven Barbecue Chicken

My oldest brother, Dan, is the grillmaster. He makes some excellent ribs and chicken wings. For my youngest son’s birthday parties, which are in the middle of summer, we have a barbecue and I have Dan cook the hamburgers and hot dogs on the grill for everyone. (Thank you if you’re reading this!) He barbecues…

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Free Cookbook For Subscribing To RED BEANS & ERIC!

I put together a cookbook with the ‘Top Recipes From Red Beans & Eric’ to give to you for subscribing to my newsletter! These 10 recipes are the most shared, liked, tweeted, pinned, commented on and viewed recipes on the website. Now you can get them all together in a downloadable cookbook! Inside the cookbook,…

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Angry Red Beans and Rice

There’s a saying that there are more red beans and rice recipes out there than there are people in Southern Louisiana. Everyone has their own take on it that makes it special to them. I know, I have a few different recipes that I love to make and each one is a little different than…

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