As I get ready to embark on another adventure of culinary delights punctuated by a half marathon, I will finish up with the last excursion in as few words as possible. Doesn’t everyone like pictures anyway? Words can’t do the food in New Orleans justice anyway and my foodie vocab would only over complicate and underwhelm the experience….so we begin…

First Stop...John Besh....Nuff Said...
First Stop…John Besh….Nuff Said…
Croque Monseur and Pomm Frites with the first strong drink of the weekend.
Croque Monseur and Pomm Frites with the first strong drink of the weekend.
Dinner here...gird your loins...this is about to get amazing!
Dinner here…gird your loins…this is about to get amazing!
Amuse Bouche/Rainbow assortment of Ahi Tuna, Avocado, Cherry Tomatoes, and Bacon? Can't remember the details...consumed with fervor...
Amuse Bouche/Rainbow assortment of Ahi Tuna, Avocado, Cherry Tomatoes, and Bacon? Can’t remember the details…consumed with fervor…
Beautiful, tasty and creative...that's how we like it!
Beautiful, tasty and creative…that’s how we like it!
Scallops seared and smoked in a cigar box with bacon dust and roasted cauliflower...heaven in a little wooden box!
Scallops, seared and smoked in a cigar box with bacon dust and roasted cauliflower…heaven in a little wooden box!
yes, I did ask to see the dessert menu BEFORE I ordered dinner...well played..
yes, I did ask to see the dessert menu BEFORE I ordered dinner…well played..
We did...and you should too. Seriously, bucket list it...and go back for more!
We did…and you should too.
Seriously, bucket list it…and go back for more!
Traditional Creole, not the best NOLA can do...but it's a staple of the French Quarter
Traditional Creole, not the best NOLA can do…but it’s a staple of the French Quarter
Dinner = Domineca...more John Besh...nuff said. I would also like to marry him, John is your reading this...call me!
Dinner = Domineca…more John Besh…nuff said. I would also like to marry you, John is your reading this…call me!
and then there was this...always in search of a great bakery...
and then there was this…always in search of a great bakery…
Macaroons done right....such an elusive delicacy ...at least on this side of the pond...and Sucre' makes the best!
Macaroons done right….such an elusive delicacy …at least on this side of the pond…and Sucre’ makes the best!

That ends this edition of the hungry runner…and the 2013 Chronicles of NOLA…just looking at the pictures makes me want a nap.

What is your favorite place to eat in NOLA?

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