Our area’s bakeries are offering a wide variety of mouth-watering king cakes and seasonal specialties during the Mardi Gras season (from January until Mardi Gras Day) in New Iberia and Iberia Parish, Louisiana.
Stroll through the New Iberia National Register Historic District for a slice of architecture and a slice of Praline Pecan Cream Cheese King Cake from Cane River Pecan Company, or go for Mardi Gras Mambo Hot Chocolate bombs at Fudge It.
Cajun Glaze Donuts and Meche’s Donuts offer fried dough king cake in a variety of flavors from boudin to Nutella and “Bon Pecan.”
Caribbean Ice Company makes a French king cake with homemade flaky puff pastry, an almond cream filling and chunks of candied (local) citrus and cranberries.
See below for details on where to find these mouth-watering specialties and buy in person or get them shipped!
1. Cajun Glaze Donuts
724 Admiral Doyle Dr. New Iberia, LA 70560
Ships out of state: Call Pack 'N' Mail at (337) 365-9222 and they will take your order.
2. Cane River Pecan Company
254 W. Main St. New Iberia, LA 70560
Can order online to have shipped (overnight shipping nationwide available), or can pick-up at the store. Must order a day in advance to pick-up.
Three flavors to choose from: Traditional, Praline Pecan Cream Cheese, and Cream Cheese.
3. Caribbean Ice Company
2905 Loreauville Rd. New Iberia, LA 70563
French king cake: homemade flaky puff pastry with an almond cream filling and chunks of candied (local) citrus and cranberries. To order text (337)321-2300.