Louisiana Homemade King Cake
Category: Desserts & Sweets | Blog URL: http://www.cenlamedia.com/alb/index.php/site/article/homemade-king-cake-recipe/alb7721248/
This recipe was entered in The Foodista Best of Food Blogs Cookbook contest, a compilation of the world’s best food blogs which was published in Fall 2010.
Photo: Kari Hall
In Louisiana, it's all about good music, good fun, and good food! You can't celebrate Mardi Gras without eating a delicious King Cake. This traditional pastry is sure to please. But a made-from-scratch King Cake is not an easy task. It takes about 3-3 1/2 hours to prepare. In the end, the work is well worth it and lasts until the final bead is thrown.