Carnivale du Vin Bourbon, Boudin and Beer
Backstage Boudin Broadcast: Meet the Chefs

With only 92 days until Emeril Lagasse Foundation’s Boudin Bourbon & Beer, we have been busy meeting with all of the wonderful participating chefs, chatting about boudin, bourbon, beer and everything in between! For our first “Backstage Boudin Broadcast,” we are proud to feature longtime friend of the Foundation, Chef Frank Brigtsen of Brigtsen’s in New Orleans. Check out his “quickfire” interview below and don’t forget to buy your Boudin Bourbon & Beer tickets today at

Chef Frank at Boudin Bourbon & Beer 2013

Name:Frank Brigtsen

Restaurant: Brigtsen’s

Years participating: Four years-since the very first in 2011!

Can you tell us what you’re cooking this year?: Duck Boudin Eggrolls with Peanut Ginger Sauce

Favorite Snowball Flavor: “I've been a lifelong fan of Nectar with condensed milk, but have recently discovered a new favorite, Mandarin with condensed milk from Robear’s in Harahan”

You can learn more about Chef Frank Brigtsen on his bio page. Be sure to check back for more Backstage Boudin Broadcasts, where we will be featuring  boudin facts & history, “Meet the Chefs”, drink recipes and more!

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Carnivale du Vin Bourbon, Boudin and Beer


Champions Square
New Orleans

6 p.m. – 10:30 p.m.
This event is for adults 21+

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