For those of you that have been to the south, there is a wave of popularity that surrounds small square-shaped pastries topped with powdered sugar. The beignet is a common staple in New Orleans, but also in other surrounding states like Georgia! This widely-known treat has people waiting in lines at their local coffee shops to just get a taste of the craze!
At Caffe Vignette, we too had to jump on the beignet bandwagon offering our signature, homemade beignets alongside our artisan coffee. But are these powdered sugar pastries dessert or breakfast? Let’s dive deeper!