18 Mardi Gras-Inspired Recipes to Get the Party Started
The flamboyant carnival celebration that brings tourists to New Orleans for food, dancing, cocktails and general partying is finally upon us. Thankfully, you don't have to plan a road trip to Louisiana to partake in all that Fat Tuesday has to offer. Since you can probably figure out the dancing and debauchery parts on your own, we have you covered with the cocktails, food and decor that will make your party stand out, no matter where you live. These Mardi Gras-inspired recipes are all you need to feel like you're on Bourbon Street, from the comfort of your own home.
1. DIY Mini King Cakes: Press crescent roll dough into a cupcake mold, fill it with cinnamon, then bake it. Then glaze each one and spray with the iconic Mardi Gras colors. (via Brit + Co)
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