Mardi Gras Recipes

On Fat Tuesday, serve up the best party food around. We’ve got Mardi Gras recipes galore: appetizers, main dishes and sides that make the holiday fun for the whole family.

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70 Classic Mardi Gras Recipes

Whether it's king cake, beignets or muffuletta, these classic Mardi Gras recipes are so good, you'll be making them long after Fat Tuesday is over.

What Is King Cake? Here’s How to Make This Mardi Gras Treat

Why is there a baby in King Cake? And how do you make it? We answer all of that and...


Mardi Gras King Cake Recipe

This frosted king cake recipe is the highlight of our annual Mardi Gras get-together.


What Is a Paczki?

Filled with jelly and coated in sugar, paczki are a treat worth seeking out on Fat Tuesday.


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Shrimp Gumbo

A crisp green salad and crusty French bread complete this shrimp gumbo meal. I always have hot sauce available when...

Muffuletta Recipe

Muffuletta, which originated in New Orleans, is named after the round, crusty Sicilian loaf of bread it's traditionally served on.