Most People Don't Know How These Iconic New Orleans Dishes Got Their Start
By Jackie Ann|Published January 31, 2019
Louisiana native and LSU Alum (Geaux Tigers!), Jackie has lived in Louisiana for over three decades and currently lives in New Orleans. She's been writing for OnlyInYourState since 2016 and can often be found with a coffee at her side, dreaming of her next adventure.
If there’s one thing New Orleans is known for, it’s food. People travel from all over the world to taste our unique cuisine, and we are lucky enough to have it right in our own back yard. We’ve grown up on these dishes, but do you know the history of some of New Orleans’ most iconic dishes? Let’s find out.