Evans Creole Candy Factory

Evans Creole Candy Factory (HM10NY)

Location: New Orleans, LA 70116 Bryan County
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Country: United States of America
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N 29° 57.489', W 90° 3.681'

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Since 1900

An important part
of Louisiana's heritage is the famous
Creole cuisine which produced such
tasty delicacies as the praline, crisp
candy made by adding pecans to boiling
sugar. A similar confection was made
in France with almonds, but when
the Louisiana colonists substituted pecans
for the almonds and used brown sugar rather
than refined sugar, they created an
entirely new candy, a candy that is
distinctively Southern in flavor
and richness.
HM NumberHM10NY
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Tuesday, October 21st, 2014 at 3:05pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)15R E 783607 N 3317781
Decimal Degrees29.95815000, -90.06135000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 29° 57.489', W 90° 3.681'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds29° 57' 29.34" N, 90° 3' 40.86" W
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Area Code(s)504
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 848 Decatur St, New Orleans LA 70116, US
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