Tips From Tracey — king cake

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It’s Carnival time and after the super bowl extravaganza New Orleans is just one big party!  February 12th , known as “Fat Tuesday”, is the last day of feasting before lent.  A very popular food around this time of year is the king cake. It is a ring of twisted bread, similar to brioche that is decorated with icing and colored sugar. The sugar is tinted in the three traditional Mardi gras colors: Purple which represents Justice, Green for Faith and Gold for Power.   On my king cake table I used a 54” purple table cover, a yellow table skirt...

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