Sake Cafe on Magazine

Fresh Salmon Roll, Salmon Skin Roll, and Spicy Tuna Roll. All with white rice, not sushi rice!

Sake Cafe, located on the Historic Magazine Street in the the Lower Garden District, is as classy as it is accommodating for those of us with gluten allergies. Check out what they have for you!

Gluten Free Corn & Crab Bisque

The finished product. Super good, gluten free, and it'll last you at least 6 bowls.

Corn and Crab bisque is the stuff that dreams are made of. Specifically, my wife’s dreams. She is always lobbying for a pot of bisque, and never seems to get tired of it. “It’s too expensive!” I’ll plead. “We just made it!” I’ll point out, all to no avail. At the end of the day,…

Fried catfish and shrimp

This Meal! Folks, the rumors you’ve heard are true. New Orleanians like their seafood. Almost every proud Gulf Coaster likes their seafood! I actually had a friend who was born and raised in Venice, Louisiana, right on the shoreline who was allergic to shellfish! Poor baby! You can have my gluten but don’t you dare…

South of France Hand & Body Soap

Alright y’all, I’ve put a ridiculous amount of thought into soap. Here are my problems: first, it has to explicitly state that it’s gluten free. This is obvious based on the blog surrounding this post. Next, it has to be a bar of soap, because I try and avoid plastics for environmental reasons. Then, the…

[Momma’s] Creole Pork Chops

Submerge the pork chops.

When I was a child, my mother used to try and feed me creole pork chops all the time. They were positively disgusting and I never wanted anything to do with them. Can’t we just get McDonalds?! Twenty years later, three things have happened: 1) I found out I’m allergic to almost everything at McDonald’s…

Wusthof Classic Knife Set

  Alright, here’s my theory on knives: you should literally spend the absolute maximum you can afford on a knife set. I don’t mean you should drop mega bucks on a diamond studded set autographed by royalty; I mean you should spend your dollars on a functionally superb set. About 3 years ago I spent…