Tammany Taste Quick Bites: Emma’s Famous Pralines

One of the most charming things about Louisiana

are the people you find along the way.

On this special podcast, you’ll meet a true treasure of

the Northshore, Miss Emma Giron, of

Emma’s Famous Pralines in Slidell, Louisiana.

Miss Emma is a true food hero, who has devoted much

of her life to our most emblematic candy creations, the


Located in an unassuming strip mall on

Old Spanish Trail, Emma’s Famous Pralines is a compact but cozy space filled with the rich aroma of butter and sugar. Family photos and old newspaper clippings adorn the walls and on the shelves there you’ll find individually wrapped pralines for sale, along with homemade goods, both sweet and savory.

If this podcast has made you hungry for

pralines you can find her at her shop at

705 Spanish Trail in Slidell and she does ship!

She’s on Facebook and you may give her a ring

at 985-641-9151.

Big thanks to our sponsor, the

St Tammany Parish Tourist Commission.

Located just 40 minutes from New Orleans’ French Quarter,

the Northshore’s Tammany Taste features the chefs and farmers,

brewers and bakers of St. Tammany Parish’s culinary scene!

Visit LouisianaNorthshore.com to discover more.

Louisiana’s Northshore, where New Orleans has come to play

and get away for more than a century.

Don’t miss a delicious Tammany Taste

Quick Bite by subscribing to our podcast at

poppytooker.com where you’ll also find lots more

recipes and delicious food ideas too.

Louisiana Eats original theme music by Johnny Sketch & the Dirty Notes. Thanks to senior producer

Joe Shriner who produced this podcast.

This Louisiana Eats Quick Bite was

produced by Poppy Tooker Broadcasting.