The Nellie Murray Feast: Oct. 8 in Metairie, LA

“There is no place in the world that can compare with Louisiana in cooking, except Paris, and we can do just as well here as the cooks do there.” ~Nellie Murray, March 18, 1894

A Charleston Feast for Reconciliation

In 1865, at the end of the Civil War, an unusual dinner party was held in Charleston that brought white and black residents together. In this episode of Gravy, producer Philip Graitcer brings us the story of that dinner, and how it’s still resonating today.