king cake http://wwno.org en Where Y'Eat: Tradition And Expression In The Land Of The King Cake http://wwno.org/post/where-yeat-tradition-and-expression-land-king-cake <p><em>As the king cake joins a long line of New Orleans food traditions up for reinterpretation, bakers and shoppers alike have decisions to make.</em></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">King cakes used to be easy. You waited — usually — until the start of Carnival season to get one, you argued about your favorites through the season and eventually you’d groan when yet another cake materialized in the office break room. You had one last slice on Fat Tuesday and that was that.</span></p> Thu, 23 Jan 2014 22:31:00 +0000 Ian McNulty 52194 at http://wwno.org