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10 Quintessential New Orleans Dishes

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Hoping to fill your sweet tooth during a visit to New Orleans? Then look no further than beignets, a pastry made from fried dough and often topped with powdered sugar. Go for the classic version at Cafe du Monde or Cafe Beignet, or eat your way through a bunch of new takes on the dessert at the city’s annual Beignet Fest. Bon appetit!

Essential New Orleans Ingredients