One of my favorite Mardi Gras traditions is gumbo. This thick stew made with chicken, shrimp, and sausage is the perfect way to celebrate.
Caldo Tlalpeno is a spicy tomato chicken soup flavored with chipotles in adobo. You can make it in less than an hour and it is sure to please anyone who like things a little spicy!
Stop buying chicken stock at the store. You can make fresh stock at home with just three ingredients and very little effort. Find out more.
If you are heading to Freeport, it is probably to shop at L.L. Bean. Right across the street, you can eat at Linda Bean's Maine Kitchen and Topside Tavern.