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GoNOLA Quiz: Which Snowball Flavor Are You?

A creambow snowball from Hansen's. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

You may think you know the snowball, but unless you’ve had one in New Orleans, you’d be mistaken. No, it’s not a snow cone, or simply a frozen treat; the snowball is comprised of ultra-fine ice topped with endless unique flavor combinations, creations of perfection. Many seem to take on personalities of their own, from the name to the flavor to the shop that makes it. Take our quiz and find out, at last: which New Orleans snowball flavor are you?

1. Which New Orleans street would you have the most trouble spelling?

Freret Street (Photo: Lauren Saizan)

2. Which NOLA neighborhood are you?

Uptown (Photo: Rebecca Todd)

3. Which classic New Orleans food are you?

The Fried Shrimp Po-Boy from Parkway (Photo: Paul Broussard)

4. Which non-New Orleans food are you most likely to eat?

Though not a New Orleans specialty, enjoy a bagel breakfast at Eat Restaurant (Photo: Rebecca Todd)

5. What’s your favorite New Orleans sweet treat?

Enjoy beignets from the classic Café du Monde. (Photo: Paul Broussard)

6. What’s your favorite New Orleans attraction?

The ladybug roller coaster at City Park (Photo: Rebecca Todd)

7. What outdoor activity are you doing on sunny day in the Crescent City?

Bayou St. John at sunrise in New Orleans (Photo: Justen Williams)

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