Celebrate Mardi Gras Without Taking Your Shirt Off
To celebrate King’s Day and the official start of Mardi Gras season,Chef Eric Damidot of Vitascope Hall at Hyatt Regency New Orleans has taken the traditional New Orleans King Cake, the oval-shaped bakery iced in the royal colors of purple, green and gold to create The King Cake Burger.
The King Cake Burger: a grass-fed beef chuck and Kobe fat patty with buffala mozzarella, pickled vinegar, chipotle puree between a frosted king cake bun ($15.95)– sweet and savory and available for a limited time only. Available from Wednesday, February 1 through Tuesday, February 28.
Here’s how you can celebrate at home without taking your shirt off:
The King Cake Cocktail
1.5oz – Cruzan Velvet Cinn
1.5oz – Chocolate Roman Candy Rum
1.5oz Bullit Bourbon
1 Egg White
3 dashes of Orange Bitters
Shake Well – Garnish with Pinch of Cinnamon and Mardi Gras Sugar Rim