Unique Valentine’s Day Gifts You Can Only Get in Cajun Country
Want to do something extra special and utterly unique this Valentine’s Day? Be unique and give a gift that’s unique to Lafayette, Acadiana or Louisiana! Here are our picks for Valentine’s Gifts you can only get in Cajun country:
King Cake Shaped Like a Heart
Of course, this one comes from Rickey Meche’s Donuts. We found this beautiful one at the Kaliste Saloom and Ambassador Caffery location.
Candy Made with Louisiana Pecans
Want to give sweets to your sweetie? Forget the drugstore heart boxes of waxy chocolates and pick up a tin of chocolate fudge made with fresh Louisiana pecans at Classic Golden Pecans on Rena Drive.
Limited Edition Mardi Gras Poster
Does your sweetheart love Mardi Gras? Pick up a Mardi Gras poster by Lafayette artist Robert “King Rob” Harris at Louisiana Hot Stuff on Kaliste Saloom. There are several designs available, but they are limited editions.
Party Trays of Cajun Delights
If you plan to spend the evening at home alone with your one and only, pick up a party tray of Cajun Peel-N-Eat Boiled Shrimp- one of several options to choose from.
UL WIne Tote
Does your true love love tailgating? This UL wine tote from Louisiana Tailgate Authority is the perfect gift.
UL Alumni Wine
To put in your wine tote, to accompany your party tray or just because it’s such a cool and unique idea, raise a toast to love with UL Alumni wine. It comes in Rouge, Blanc and sparkling and you can get it at Champagne’s Market in the Oil Center.