3 Easter Cocktails to Flavor Your Holiday This Sunday

Easter Weekend is on its way, and as with any family-oriented holiday, good food and drink are traditional elements of the festivities. Today’s emphasis is on tasty cocktails to accompany and enliven your Easter meals, and they come to us courtesy of VOGA Italia wines and RealBeanz Iced Coffees.

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New Orleans Archbishop: Alligator Counts As Seafood, OK During Lent

So here’s a declaration I’d never pondered before. Given that my access to fresh alligator fit for consumption is poor at best (given also my general non-religiousness), whether or not it is permissible to consume dishes containing elements of my scaly, delicious friends during the season of Lent—a period marked by personal sacrifice, during which Catholics abstain from eating meat but can still eat seafood—has never been an issue for me. While I get off the hook rather easily on that topic, however, it has long been a point of contention in my adopted second home of New Orleans, Louisiana, where gator meat is cooked and consumed in a variety of ways and in far greater volume than in my current city of residence.

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