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  • Hey there fellow travelers mark here with Walters world today We're in New Orleans, Louisiana here in Jackson Square and today

  • what we have for you are five things you should eat when you come here to New Orleans

  • And the thing is there's a lot more than five things to eat when you come here

  • And I might stretch a little bit on my five things, but the thing is when you travel

  • You don't always have time to eat the 100 things you have to eat in New Orleans

  • So I want to give you are the five things you should really focus on when you come here

  • so you make sure you have those you can enjoy some of the fantastic food and

  • Drinking that there is here in New Orleans and the first thing you want to do is hey

  • It's the morning you want to have something sweet and tasty to start off with the first thing you have and the super touristy thing

  • To have but it's so good. You don't care our beignets. Beignets are basically French doughnuts. It's a puff doughnut

  • You know dough thrown in the fryer fried up nice and greasy all hot it comes out drenched in powdered sugar

  • And right over there. It's Cafe Du Monde. That's where you want to go to have it yes

  • There's lines to get in and yes, it is touristy, but dang it

  • They're so good. The other thing is beignets. You can get them all over the city

  • It's not a problem your hotel if they have a breakfast they might have them there, too

  • But Cafe Du Monde go in there and have your cafe au lait and your beignet

  • That's like a quintessential thing you have to do when you are here, so it's a tourist thing and a tasty thing

  • That's why it's our first thing to have here the second thing to eat when you come to New Orleans is have the seafood

  • Specifically I say have the oysters the chargrilled oysters. Oh my god, if their oysters

  • You know would open grilled on the on on a grill. There's like a little parmesan

  • little crust on top with some garlic butter. Oh my god. It is so good, but it's not just the oysters

  • I mean you want to oysters on a half shell or the grilled ones whatever. There's tough fried oysters

  • There's always use moisturizers, okay

  • I'm gonna get I need to step back and let you know there's more than always to sort of come to seafood

  • Okay

  • You might wanna have crab or the gulf fish that you can get out here is really fantastic

  • and the thing is

  • since you have the Gulf right there in the river you have all kinds of catfish you have all kinds of really good seafood and

  • river food

  • I guess you'd say that comes in here, and it kind of integrates into a lot of the dishes

  • And that's why the third thing I want to say to have for you is have a cup before you eat

  • What I'm talking about is have a cup of soup

  • Or a side dish cup of something before you have your main meal and the four main cups

  • I want to talk about they should have really can be eaten as a meal or as a cup

  • I usually get the cup to start off with so that I could have some more seafood or something else as a main dish

  • But anyway the four ones you should try one there's gumbo seafood gumbo

  • Oh, it's a it's it's a stew some rice in the bottom. Oh my god. It's so good

  • You have a similar thing etouffee which is also another stew it you can have when I get at etouffee

  • I recommend getting the crawfish

  • Etouffee that's the way to get it

  • That's that's the best kind

  • then you have

  • jambalaya

  • And jambalaya is like a spicy Spanish rice kind of thing have you ever been to Spain it kind of?

  • Reminds of a paia kind of thing you'll have that maybe with some sausage in andouille sausage. Oh my god

  • It's so good

  • You have that also then there's the other Southern tradition of red beans and rice

  • Any of those four have that cup you will be happy. You're welcome here. I would say gumbo is usually my favorite the Natsu

  • Pha like a side if you're gonna go for a whole meal I usually like the etouffee as a whole meal

  • Versus a cup for that way if you were looking at that kind of thing alright now

  • The next thing you won't eat when you do come here is have a po-boy a po-boy is just a sandwich

  • It's like a submarine sandwich, but here when you have a po-boy

  • I recommend getting the oyster po'boy

  • Which is fried oysters on a baguette sandwich with salad and tomatoes and stuff and especially you know like sauce on it

  • Oh my god

  • It's so good, but the thing is when you go around the US and you have a po-boy it has a certain connotation

  • It's like a spicy mayonnaise, and it usually has to be like fried catfish or fried oysters

  • Or fried shrimp in it here in New Orleans a po-boy is any kind of sandwich like sub sandwich

  • So what I say is if you're getting tired of having the fried oysters and shrimp

  • And all these kind of things be like look I would have a sandwich that

  • Doesn't have that in there go to mothers and have their special there because it's got ham

  • And then it's got roast beef they put it on there with the azu on the bottom of it. Oh my god

  • It's so good

  • You want to have one of those things?

  • But have a pole boy um or if you want a different sandwich if you're down here

  • And you look at the line at Cafe Du Monde

  • And it scares you walk farther down to the central grocery you can go there and have muffuletta

  • which is

  • It's an Italian cut is a bunch of Italian cold cuts with an olive paste on top have that easy to go

  • Sandwich to take they have them already ready walk in take it go enjoy Jackson Square

  • Or go to the riverfront and take a yoga the streetcar somewhere

  • It is one of those things you can have the fifth thing

  • I've got to say you have to have when you do come here isn't of food. It's a drink

  • You have to have a hurricane when you're here look a hurricane is a super sweet rum drink, and it is very strong

  • Okay, I've run into a bunch of Tours here like man

  • They gave me this red drink

  • But who I think it was too much for me look it can be hurricanes are super super strong

  • But you're gonna have one go to Pat O'Brien's yes

  • It's a touristy place because they invented it, but actually they have a nice bar there that the bartender's are quite knowledgeable

  • They'd other stuff there too, but have a hurricane okay

  • That's the one drink you should have now I will give you a bonus here

  • Cuz if you're not into you know drinking and stuff like that because you don't have to just drink here

  • It's not just French corridor Mardi Gras time all the time here at New Orleans. Okay, so if you're looking for a sweet tooth

  • I'll give you a little dessert here. I guess our sixth thing

  • I have is have something sweet, and that would be Bananas Foster, okay?

  • Well you see what it is you have the bananas and then they?

  • flambe them with it with the sauce of the caramelized sauce and they

  • Flame it up with you know with the alcohol and stuff like that with a little ice cream on it. It's fantastic

  • Another thing is bread pudding this very popular down here too. So that might be a little dessert for you anyway

  • I know you don't have a lot of time here in New Orleans cuz you want to go and have some drinks and have some

  • fun and eat eat eat eat eat

  • Look don't come here on a diet because these five things you can have that in one sitting and you have that every meal you

  • Can put on I've moved a few loops in my and my belt

  • I've been here ok, so enjoy that have a great time here in New Orleans if you want to learn more

  • We've got a video on 5 things you love and hate about coming in New Orleans

  • We've got the don'ts have come to New Orleans you notice. I keep saying New Orleans because that's how you say it

  • It's not knowledge. It's not New Orleans. It's New Orleans ok we have all done on our website at Walters, WorldCom

  • Also, if you check on our YouTube channel you can find it there, too

  • Anyway, we have a great time here in New Orleans

  • I'll see you later and have a tasty tasty meal because you will here in New Orleans

  • Probably the best place to eat in the world not just in the US but in the world the food is fantastic

  • Bye

Hey there fellow travelers mark here with Walters world today We're in New Orleans, Louisiana here in Jackson Square and today

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    Linda Chung posted on 2018/11/11
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