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Fast Break: Mousse


summer berry french toast blueberry mousse

Mousse. No, not the hair product. The food. Light, airy, and totally decadent, it roughly translates to “foam” in French, because of course something this delicious originated in France. Most people think it was invented in the 18th century after …

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Fast Break: Carnitas


carnitas history

Carnitas (car-NEE-tas).

They are perfect for tacos, tamales, quesadillas, burritos…the list could go on and on! A traditional Mexican dish originating from Michoacan, carnitas has taken the rest of the world by storm. What’s not to love about perfectly tender …

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National Salsa Month


sunny street salsa

Summer is in the air, the flowers are blooming, and tastes are shifting from hearty comfort food to lighter fare. The key to refreshing dishes? Salsa. May is National Salsa Month so we’re taking the opportunity to celebrate all of

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Feliz Cinco De Mayo!


Pico De Gallo, CInco De Mayo

Cinco De Mayo! It is not the celebration of Mexican Independence as some are lead to believe: that’s September 16th. No, Cinco De Mayo commemorates a a very important battle that is not even a part of the Mexican war …

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Fast Break: Remoulade


remoulade fish sandwich sunny street

Louisiana cooking has a famously unique blend of spices, dishes, and traditions. The food is an amalgamation of countless cultures: French colonists, Native American, Americans, African slaves, Spanish immigrants, Irish settlers- the list could go on and on. The end

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Fast Break: Egg Whites


Egg Whites Sunny Street Cafe

Eggs are the perfect food. They can be boiled, fried, cooked, baked, whipped, and scrambled. They can make the most delicious of breakfasts and the most decadent of desserts. Eggs are full of protein and nutrients that your body needs

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Fast Break: Power Breakfast


Breakfast with Eggs, Sausage, Fruit, Toast

Ever since the new year we’ve been trying to keep up with our resolutions. We’ve looked back at our past year, taking note of the goods and the bads, the regrets we wish we could take back and the …

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Happy National Maple Syrup Day!


National Maple Syrup Day

Maple syrup is perhaps the best discovery ever made for breakfast. It makes your morning just that much sweeter, and whoever discovered maple syrup candied bacon was a verifiable genius. December 17th is National Maple Syrup Day, and to celebrate

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Happy National Pumpkin Day!


Pumpkin Spice Pancakes

Pumpkins have become the symbol of October, not just for Halloween, but also for heralding the most beautiful season of all: Fall. Today is National Pumpkin Day, and we’re celebrating the squash that has become ubiquitous with the Autumn …

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Fast Break: Muffins


History of Muffins and baking powder

They go good with coffee, you can eat them on the go, and they’re so versatile that you can be guaranteed you’ll find a flavor you like. That’s right, I’m talking about muffins. Chocolate chip, blueberry, pumpkin spice, coffee

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