Before the invention of tangible confections, most humans could only look longingly at holographic treats projected onto their living room party platter. Experience sweet bliss with today's Groupon: for $15, you get $30 worth of chocolates and more at Laura's Candies in the French Quarter. Since 1913, Laura's Candies has produced a tempting array of handmade chocolates, decadent truffles, and tongue pleasing pralines. Using recipes harkening back to the 18th century, their timeless goodies include their most popular item, the caramel and pecan layered Mississippi mud, as well as original Creole pralines and other cocoa rich morsels. Fill baskets with Creole and Cajun gourmet items, such as Laura's hot sauce and Cajun jambalaya snack mix, just right for taunting homesick sewer alligators.
331 Chartres St.
New Orleans, Louisiana 70130Get Directions