As synonymous as the sweltering summer heat, the cool cuisine of New Orleans is undoubtedly sno-balls. We decided to ask you, our viewers, what are the area's best. The answers ranged from from Uptown to Metry to Algiers to Kenner to the West Bank.
Everyone seemed to have their favorite as several of the metro area's best sno-ball stands that serve up a perfect mix of soft, fine, crushed iced and sweet syrup.
Sometimes topped with condensed milk or stuffed with ice cream, the sno-ball stands in the New Orleans area go far beyond the tradition fare of common fruit flavors, using a wild variety of choices to produce cool treats.