Well, there are exactly 6 days left until Mardi Gras. Do you have your King Cake recipe yet?
If you visit Chef Jose, you will find a recipe that is broken into three parts: the cake, the cinnamon filling, and the glaze. Do not forget to purchase your purple, yellow, and green decorating sugars for the top of the cake.
If you want to read more about this tradition, visit Broad St Bakery. They have a wonderful explanation of this tradition throughout time.