Krewe du Vieux 2017

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This gallery contains 29 photos.

It is Carnival season in New Orleans, and the opening of parade season began with some Crass Menagerie courtesy of the Krewe du Vieux.  Among the satire that identifies the krewe, this year’s political scene was front and center.  Happy … Continue reading

Krewe du Vieux 2016

Season 9 of “This Mardi Gras Life” starts with the satirical and ever provocative Krewe du Vieux which rolled down the French Quarter, New Orleans, on January 23rd, 2016.  Theme of the night “XXX”.

 

Brewsiana 2015

This past Sunday, August 23rd, House of Blues New Orleans hosted Brewsiana 2015: a day of the best South Louisiana craft beer, music and of course food.

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Gal Holiday at House of Blues New Orleans for Brewsiana 2015
Brewsiana 2015 at House of Blues New Orleans   Great Raft Beer at Brewsiana 2015. House of Blues New Orleans
NOLA Brewing at Brewsiana 2015. House of Blues New Orleans   House of Blues Crossroads New Orleans
Hazy Ray at Brewsiana 2015. House of Blues New Orleans   Hazy Ray at Brewsiana 2015. House of Blues New Orleans
Boutout Burlesque at Brewsiana 2015  Boutout Burlesque at Brewsiana 2015. House of Blues New Orleans
  

Holiday Lobby Hopping 2012

Holiday Lobby Hopping 2012 in New Orleans, LA

THE ROOSEVELT A WALDORF-ASTORIA HOTEL

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Roosevelt Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

THE SAINT HOTEL NEW ORLEANS

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

The Saint Hotel New Orleans Christmas 2012 Photography

THE RITZ-CARLTON HOTEL NEW ORLEANS

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Ritz-Carlton Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

THE HOTEL MONTELEONE NEW ORLEANS – THE CAROUSEL BAR & LOUNGE

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Carousel Bar & Lounge at The Hotel Monteleone New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

THE ROYAL SONESTA HOTEL NEW ORLEANS

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

The Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

Irvin Mayfield's Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

Irvin Mayfield’s Jazz Playhouse at Royal Sonesta Hotel New Orleans, Christmas 2012 Photography

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone, New Orleans.

Have you been to the newly remodeled Carousel Bar & Lounge?  If not, here is a sneak peek of the expansion the Hotel Monteleone did to the Carousel Bar & Lounge in 2012.  

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Marvin Allen with a Vieux Carre – Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Vieux Carre Cocktail

This drink was invented in 1938 by Walter Bergeron, the head bartender at the Monteleone Hotel in New Orleans, and is named after the French term for what we call “The French Quarter” … le Vieux Carré (“Old Square”).

  • 1 ounce rye whiskey
  • 1 ounce Cognac
  • 1 ounce sweet vermouth
  • 1 teaspoon Bénédictine D.O.M.
  • 2 dashes Peychaud’s Bitters
  • 2 dashes Angostura Bitters

Mix all ingredients in a double Old Fashioned glass over ice; stir. (Courtesy of Gumbopages.com)

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA.

Carousel Bar & Lounge at the Hotel Monteleone in New Orleans, LA