Where to Find King Cake in St. Tammany Parish
The Carnival celebrations kick off with the seductive cinnamon-y aroma of fresh-baked King Cakes that fill the air of bakeries, groceries and gatherings in the charming communities of Slidell, Mandeville, Covington, Abita Springs and Madisonville. Decorated with homemade icing and sprinkled with the colors of Mardi Gras, the King Cake is a can't-miss Louisiana delicacy. If a cake isn't your thing, don't fret because you can get King Cake-flavored snoballs, Abita Beer, martinis, and cookies, all topped with purple, green, and gold sugar. Check out our list of some unusual King Cake-flavored treats in our blog, Fat Tuesday Feasting, and see where to find the classic treat below.