Food & Drink

The New Orleans Food Pyramid

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It is important, in life, to comport oneself with dignity, treat others with respect, and take care of your body while you have the good fortune of inhabiting it. And, naturally, the first step towards a good life is eating well. In the Big Easy, one could lose sight of this and, say, consume nothing but po-boys every day. While this would be an impressive feat, the importance of having a varied diet cannot be overstated. Here, therefore, is your official guide to eating properly in New Orleans. Click here for an enlarged version, and don’t forget “da mynez.”

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Scott Gold is a New Orleans writer who can now claim to have eaten an entire pyramid. Follow him on Twitter at @ScottGold.