Folk Art’s Southern Comfort (Shrimp & Grits)
Another visit to Folk Art Restaurant, we’re rewarded with another delicious breakfast.
We’re Florida transplants. Even years later, it’s still very hard for us to resist the shrimp and grits. EVER. This is a lovely version [...]
Biscuits & Butter
These tender, homey biscuits were served warm.
Rich, buttery, and a little bit dense…
They only require the tiniest touch of soft, creamy butter and house-made strawberry jam.
Pork Belly [...]
Paris Baguette Cafe Pastries
Two Canelés, Two Almond Rum Pastries, & One Chocolatine
You can even see the flecks of vanilla dotting the top of the canelé.
Clearly, the chocolatine must [...]
The Paris Baguette Cafe Cronut
Or Croissant Doughnut
Coffee Cream Croissant Dougnut
Crisp, thin layers flake beautifully on the exterior.
Fluffy layers and generous quantities of cream mingle inside. This was one extremely [...]
La Calavera Bakery Croissants & A Mini Chocolate Babka
Look at all of those beautiful layers.
Delicate, bubbly flakes on the exterior yield to soft, fluffy layers inside.
Chocolate, Plain, Gruyère & Bacon, Chocolate Glazed Babka, Whole [...]
Shrimp & Grits
So rich and creamy, those grits possess real substance and density. Normally, we wouldn’t think of density as a positive food attribute. But, in this case, it was. There was a dense, creamy custard quality that was extremely memorable in the best possible way.
Batdorf & Bronson Coffee Roasters Old 4th Ward Blend
Batdorf & Bronson’s Whirling Dervish Blend
How do you know you’re drinking a good cup of coffee? Ask yourself one simple question. Does it feel like a crime to add cream and sugar? Is [...]
Pork Schnitzel & Fried Egg
Both the egg and the schnitzel were nicely cooked. But, the schnitzel was more than a little bit bland.
Poutine (Duck Fat Fries, Local Cheese Curds, & Chicken Gravy)
Nova Eggs Benedict
Home Fries With Red Potatoes
Matzo Brei (Or, Matzah Brei)
Sweet or savory, this is jewish comfort food at its best. This day, we sprinkled just the tiniest bit of cinnamon sugar on top. But, [...]
Beautifully scrambled eggs mingle with tortilla crumbs. Then, it’s topped with luscious bits of pork and jalapeño relish. How many times have we devoured this divine creation for breakfast? We’re not sure. We’ve definitely lost count. [...]