Étouffée & Sazerac

The Mister and I enjoyed dinner last night at the home of our wonderful friends, Mister & Missus P.

As soon as we came in the front door we were aware that every detail to setting the perfect warm and inviting atmosphere was handled beautifully by Missus P.

Dinner was prepared by Mister P, aka Chef Tom,  and it was delicious!

Anticipation….it simmers….be patient. You can’t rush a good thing.


Enjoy a sazerac or two while we wait.


It’s ready!! It’s ready it’s ready it’s ready it’s ready!


A beautiful table is set.


Salad to start — pictured here before I topped it with a pound and a half liberal amount of blue cheese crumbles (yum!). A secret recipe dressing drizzled over mixed baby greens and cranberries for a festive touch.


Étouffée! Seasoned to perfection with tender shrimp, the consistency was thick, creamy and comforting.


The aftermath.


Crème brûlée — my FAVORITE. Chef Tom applies the finishing touches.


Top with blueberries and it’s ready!


What a wonderful evening with excellent food and amazing friends. THANK you for a beautiful evening!

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Categories: Seafood, Stews

4 Comments on “Étouffée & Sazerac”

  1. Cindy Pershin
    Sunday, December 1, 2013 at 6:17 pm #

    Dear Mrs. Beans,
    That was the SWEETEST post!!! Thank you soooo much for all of your kind words. Mister P and I are so lucky to be able to reconnect with yourself and The Mister. I am enjoying your company so much. Thanks again!!
    Missus P

    • Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 6:41 pm #

      What a great time and great food. I’m looking forward to lots of food adventures with y’all!

  2. Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 8:19 am #

    VERY ONO looking grindz, Mr&Mrs P! Aloha, Auntie Doni

    • Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at 6:42 pm #

      It was very ono-licious! Mr & Mrs P know how to bring it!

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