My Little Town- Melville, La.

Happy Monday !  It;s been a busy weekend –  reworking my site- so bear with me.

Storms came through this weekend  and knocked out power and internet. We are up today and everything is looking good. Typical weather for April .

As promised – I  thought I would introduce you to my little town in Louisiana.


 

Melville is – Melville is a town in St. Landry Parish, Louisiana, United States. The population was 1,376 at the 2000 census. It is part of the Opelousas−Eunice Micropolitan Statistical Area. It was founded in 1889 and is known as the Atchafalaya River Catfish Capital of Louisiana. (wikipedia)

That means – No traffic lights, no fast food but  lots of churches and great people.  Typical small town in South Louisiana. So enjoy this weeks post as I highlight – My Little Town.

 

 

Recipe  for Catfish-

 

Catfish    Courtbouillon

Fresh Catfish -cut up

1 large onion , chopped

1 cup onion tops. chopped

1/2 cup parsley chopped

1 can tomato sauce

1 tbsp. flour and oil

1 can water

salt & pepper to taste

In a heavy  pot – place oil let heat. While that happen- Season catfish with salt and pepper.Put in seasoned catfish ,onion,tops and parsley.Then pour in tomato sauce and a can of water -sprinkle the flour on top of all ingredients.  Stir and Cook in Covered pot until onions are cooked. About 30 minutes. Depends on amount of fish .

Hint –

* Don’t stir pot with spoon -shake the pot to keep from having the sauce stick.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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