King cake calories don't count.
Carnival season has officially commenced, so it's completely appropriate to stuff your face with king cakes from now until Mardi Gras. Typically a mix between a coffee cake and a cinnamon roll, these New Orleans delicacies are all the rage right now. From the classic creations to the recipes with a twist, you can find over 50 types of king cake in this New Orleans mansion.
King Cake Hub has taken residency in the Mystere Mansion, and it's your one-stop shop to finding everything you need to get in the Carnival spirit.
Basically, the best of the best bakeries in New Orleans all come together at King Cake Hub. You can pick and choose from a variety of different suppliers in one place without having to travel between bakeries.
Traditional king cakes will be abundant, but the stars of the show will be the off-the-wall creations. From nuggets, cake on a stick, and bread pudding, there's so much more than just cake.
When it comes to flavors, there's even more of a variety. The gooey butter snickerdoodle, cannoli, and blueberry lemon chantilly cakes currently hold the number one spots in our hearts.
Some of your favorites from the 14 bakery line-up might've made the cut, like:
You can stop by and grab a slice of this goodness daily through Lunedi Gras from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Here's to hopefully finding the baby and having a crazy good Mardi Gras season. In true NOLA fashion, "Laissez les bons temps rouler! / Let the good times roll."
King Cake Hub
Address: 4800 Canal St., New Orleans, LA
Why You Need To Go: There are more king cake flavors than you could ever imagine in this picturesque mansion.