Michael DeMocker, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
Before we turn the calendar to 2018 and start making plans for the new year, here is a look back at the 10 biggest food stories of 2017.
Brett Duke, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune
Hurricane Katrina hit 12 years ago. Most of us assumed that if a restaurant that had not yet returned, then it was gone for good. Both Dunbar’s, a neighborhood restaurant that used to be on Freret Street, and Gabrielle, a celebrated contemporary Creole restaurant, proved us wrong and reopened this year.
Whole Foods-Amazon Discounts
Rogelio V. Solis, AP
Amazon, the online company that has hammered malls and retailers, got into the grocery game when it bought Whole Foods Market. Once the sale closed in August, Amazon made a big deal about lowering prices to shed the grocery’s “whole paycheck” reputation.
Turkey and the Wolf restaurant in New Orleans
Chris Granger, NOLA.com | The Times-Picayune