Grandma Knows Best: Cooking Advice from Willie Mae

Pay attention, and take notes.

When a local legend like Willie Mae Seaton drops some cooking knowledge, you better pay attention. The founding matriarch of Willie Mae’s Scotch House in New Orleans left behind some cooking advice for her great-grandaughter, Kerry Seaton Stewart, who now runs the restaurant. Stewart reveals some essential advice that she still holds dear from her great-grandmother. Take notes for the next time you step into the kitchen.



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