Spring festival season is upon us, so on this week’s Louisiana Eats we’re
going to get you ready to be the host—or hostess—with the mostess!


No one knows how to entertain quite like like Julia Reed. In her book, But
Mama Always Put Vodka in Her Sangria! she offers a number of stories from a
lifetime of rollicking culinary escapades. Julia lets us in on some tips
for hosting a cocktail party for the ages.