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?
Freret Street (Photo: Lauren Saizan)
Uptown (Photo: Rebecca Todd)
The Fried Shrimp Po-Boy from Parkway (Photo: Paul Broussard)
Though not a New Orleans specialty, enjoy a bagel breakfast at Eat Restaurant (Photo: Rebecca Todd)
Enjoy beignets from the classic Café du Monde. (Photo: Paul Broussard)
The ladybug roller coaster at City Park (Photo: Rebecca Todd)
Bayou St. John at sunrise in New Orleans (Photo: Justen Williams)