Heavenly Hash, New Orleans Style

Preparation info

  • Makes enough to fill

    a

    large candy bowl
    • Difficulty

      Easy

Appears in

Tom Fitzmorris's New Orleans Food

Tom Fitzmorris's New Orleans Food

By Tom Fitzmorris

Published 2018

  • About

The words “heavenly hash” in most of America means a cold fruit salad with marshmallows and rice. In New Orleans, however, it’s a chocolate-and-marshmallow candy, studded with almonds. The local Elmer’s Candy Company makes the definitive version during the holidays, but a lot of people try to make it at home, an effort that isn’t difficult.