1. "Bennies" is more from the Jersey Shore and refers to people from other parts of the area visiting during the summer.
2. Jersey slang for tourists.
Refers to the laid-back atmosphere, where it is not uncommon for people to arrive 10 minutes late for meetings
Slang for the beer Milwaukee's Best. Can also be shorted to just The Beast.
A hearty main course stew usually made with regionally sourced ingredients that include some combination of meats, onions, okra tomatoes, lima beans, and a copious amount of butter.
1. Town square in the Treme neighborhood where slaves used to meet on Sundays to dance.
2. Sunday was the slave's day off. They would meet at "Place de Negres," which is now called Congo Square. Treme is the cradle of African American music in the New Orleans area, and Congo Square is ground zero.