Even if you can’t jet off to New Orleans for Mardi Gras, you can still celebrate by bringing vibrant Cajun and Creole flavors right to your kitchen. From red beans and rice to king cake, there’s plenty of delicious food to be discovered. Click through the slideshow below to get ready for your feast.

Shrimp and Sausage Gumbo

This delish gumbo from Don’t Sweat the Recipe is sure to be a hit with the whole fam. With shrimp, sausage and plenty of veggies, it’s got something for everyone. Find out how it’s made by clicking here.

photo: Don’t Sweat the Recipe

Will you be making any of these recipes for Mardi Gras? Share with us in a comment below!

—Susie Foresman


mardi gras recipes