Jazz Fest Eats: Linda Green

On Monday, April 28, Linda Green exited the shared kitchen at the Fairgrounds Race Course & Slots, walked across the sand and grass horse tracks, through the infield and stopped at the large finish line post that’s surrounded by beds of colorful flowers.

Jazz Fest Eats

Perhaps it’s the sun, or the music or some other unexplained euphoric feeling that causes one stranger to offer food to another.

OKRACAST: Linda Green of Miss Linda’s New Orleans Soul Food Seasoning Company

We’re celebrating Ya-Ka-Mein in New Orleans for our Oral History Project of the Week. Featured in OKRACAST this week is Linda Green of Miss Linda’s New Orleans Soul Food Seasoning Company. Linda Green had cooked for the Orleans Parish School Board for 25 years by 2005, when Hurricane Katrina hit and the federal levee system failed … Continued

New Orleans Ya-Ka-Mein: Meet Linda Green

This week we’re featuring oral histories from our Ya-Ka-Mein project in New Orleans. Today, meet Linda Green, caterer and creator of Ms. Linda’s New Orleans Soul Food Seasoning Company. Linda had cooked for the Orleans Parish School Board for 25 years by 2005, when Hurricane Katrina hit and the federal levee system failed in New … Continued