Lola Restaurant in Covington welcomes bon vivant, author and Louisiana cuisine aficionado Poppy Tooker and her "Drag Queen Brunch" on Sunday, October 20, 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. Her newly published book ”Drag Queen Brunch” will be available for purchase and signing. With three courses paired with bubbly cocktails, $85 all inclusive, this will be a fabulously fun event to remember. Make reservations at (985) 892-4992.
TheHomoCulture.com describes the world’s first brunch drag queen cookbook as "combining queer and drag culture, New Orleans cuisine, history, and all things brunch in one delicious cookbook."
"Drag Queen Brunch is a new jaw-dropping,weave snatching, eye catching cookbook-meets-queer lifestyle-spread by Poppy Tooker: award-winning author, TV personality and host of NPR-affiliated radio show “Louisiana Eats!” Poppy Tooker is somewhat of a local NOLA legend with a captivating personality combined with a vast knowledge of both Drag culture and culinary history of New Orleans. Poppy Tooker has made Drag Queen Brunch a must-read for foodies, history buffs, and LGBT lifestyle enthusiasts."
ABOUT POPPY TOOKER
Poppy is a native New Orleanian who has spent her life immersed in the vibrant colors and flavors of her hometown. Poppy’s NPR-affiliated radio show and podcast, Louisiana Eats!, carries her message state-wide and beyond, taking listeners into the fields, the waters, the markets and kitchens to hear from the people who maintain the state’s storied food traditions and create new culinary magic inspired by the wealth of Louisiana’s food culture.
Helmed by the husband-and-wife cooking team Keith Frentz and Nealy Crawford Frentz, Lola is located at 517 N. New Hampshire St. in downtown Covington, inside the old train station and a converted train boxcar, a unique setting for their award-winning Southern fare. Lola regularly serves lunch Monday - Friday, 10:30 am - 2:00 pm and dinner Thursday - Saturday, 5:00 pm - 9:30 pm. Reservations recommended at (985) 892-4992. Learn more about Lola Restaurant at LolaCovington.com/about.
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