What: The café au lait will be steaming and the powdered sugar flowing when Morning Call celebrates its grand opening in New Orleans City Park. Mayor Mitch Landrieu is a confirmed speaker. Between 11 am and 1 pm on Tuesday, November 20th, customers will receive a free order of beignets when they purchase an additional item.Appealing to an eclectic and colorful clientele, Morning Call offers a unique and traditional experience. The rich chicory coffee is brewed using the time tested French drip method which allows the coffee to build intensity and body. Whole milk is heated to a near boil then mixed with the coffee to form the quintessential café au lait.
Where: The Casino building inside the park.
When: Tuesday, November 20th at 11:30 a.m.
What they are saying: Since opening 142 years ago, Morning Call has become entwined in the fabric of New Orleans. Its great to be back in New Orleans and even better to be operating under the beautiful oaks of New Orleans City Park said Bob Hennessey, Morning Call Co-owner.
Bob Becker, CEO of City Park said: ”I believe Morning Call will be a destination in and of itself. What better place to read the paper on a Sunday morning or treat the kids to a powdered sugar delight.”
Mayor Mitch Landrieu said: “Its great to welcome Morning Call back to New Orleans. They’re a welcome addition to City Park.”
Check out an article by neighbor Ian McNulty on the new Morning Call in City Park… http://www.bestofneworleans.com/blogofneworleans/archives/2012/11/08/morning-call-opens-in-city-park