New Orleans Inspired Sweets for Mardi Gras!
These festive, New Orleans-inspired desserts are perfect for a Mardi Gras celebration! All of these spectacular sweets have origins from Louisiana, and would be the perfect complement to any Mardi Gras menu. What could be more wonderful after a meal of BBQ shrimp and andouille sausage jambalaya, than a light, crispy beignet sprinkled in powdered sugar? Or a sweet slice of bourbon pecan pie? Indulge your sweet tooth on Mardi Gras and try out a few of these lovely dessert options.
Lemon Beignets from Vintage Mixer
Gluten-Free King Cake Cookies from Fat Free Vegan Kitchen
Banana Pudding Parfaits from Once Upon a Chef
Bourbon Pecan Pie from Breyers
Doberge Cake from Serious Eats
King Cake Cupcakes from Confections of a Foodie Bride
Bananas Foster Crêpes from The Kitchn
Buttermilk Bacon Pralines from Framed Cooks
Bread Pudding from Simply Recipes
Mardi Gras King Cake from Brown Eyed Baker