Posts Tagged ‘Lent’

Don’t Give Up Muskrat for Lent

For those who are sick and tired of this gross photo of a mostly-cooked muskrat that was served at a Mount Pleasant house party a few weeks back, Young & Hungry apologizes. But as a helpful service to those observant Catholics, it should be noted that muskrat is OK to consume on Ash Wednesday and […]

It’s Louisiana Crawfish Season But Where the Hell Can You Get Them?

One of the subjects in this mini-documentary on Louisiana crawfish claims that, at some point, 95 percent of the mud bugs were consumed right there in the Pelican State. "My first reaction was," the subject tells the camera crew, "'How are we letting the other 5 percent get away?'" Well, they certainly aren't sneaking their way to D.C., at […]

D.C. Pastry Chef David Guas Gets Us Ready for Fat Tuesday

Visit for breaking news, world news, and news about the economy This segment aired last year on Today, but who cares? New Orleans native David Guas' advice on preparing for Fat Tuesday is as timeless as the celebration itself. Fat Tuesday, if you hadn't noticed through all the snowfall, is tomorrow.