Sunday, April 25, 2021

Unraveling Mint Juleps, Pat O'Brien's Patio, Julep Bar, Anvil Bar and Refuge

Mint Julep on Patio at Pat O' Brien's New Orleans.
Image from Pat O Brien's Instagram #patobriens

"It was back in 1938 that Derby big-wigs consecrated the Julep as sacred hooch for the race..."

Sunday, April 11, 2021

Topwater Grill at Galveston Bay in San Leon

"...Donnie wanted fresh oysters for lunch, so we ran down to San Leon at Galveston Bay on the Texas coast..."

Sunday, March 21, 2021

A Tribute to Jim Bob Moffett - An Edgy Wildcatter


Jim Bob Moffett. Image from Freeport McMoran announcement

"When I heard that Jim Bob Moffett had kicked the bucket, I thought to myself we just lost one of the ballsiest guys in the history of oil and gas..."

Tuesday, January 5, 2021

Norbert’s Restaurant - John and Lillie Mae Norbert Interview - Broussard Louisiana History

John and Lillie Mae Norbert at Norbert's Restaurant

"...Which days do you serve home-made rice dressing? Sometimes on Wednesday, sometimes on Thursday..."