The Holiday Edition Of The NOCCA Marketplace Is Now Open!

The Holiday Edition Of The NOCCA Marketplace Is Now Open!

The holiday edition of The NOCCA Marketplace is officially open! Visit to find gifts for friends, family, clients, and yourself, made by Culinary Arts students at the New Orleans Center for Creative Arts. Proceeds from sales support programs for students, faculty, and the community. Orders will be taken through December 14, 2014.

Due to numerous requests, we’ve extended the deadline for orders to Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 11:55pm!

Here’s a list of the treats on sale this year:

Chef Frank Brigtsen’s Pecan Pie In A Box: $30
The perfect gift for the baker in your life! It comes with everything you need to make Chef Frank Brigtsen’s famous pecan pie: crust mix, pecans, a 16-ounce jar of pecan filling, and Chef Frank’s own recipe.

Cranberry Preserves: $6
The holidays just aren’t the same without the taste of tart cranberries.

December Pie Of The Month: Eggnog Silk: $20
This is sure to be a holiday party pleaser, from the ginger snap crust to the dusting of grated nutmeg on top. Alcohol-free, but enjoy yours with a glass of great brandy, rum, or bourbon, if you like. All pickups: Friday, December 19. Please note: this item can’t be shipped.

Essence Of New Orleans Extract Box: $35
Let your kitchen creativity run wild with four-ounce jars of Coffee, Lemon, Orange, and Vanilla extract.

NOCCA Nosh Box: $25 SOLD OUT!
Enjoy a bite of New Orleans wherever you are with this savory selection of Abita Amber Mustard, Mango Pepper Jelly, Candied Walnuts, and Cheesy Crackers.

NOLA A La Mode Box: $25
Put the diet aside and enjoy three eight-ounce jars of decadent New Orleans ice cream toppings: Cafe au Lait Caramel, Mint Julep Fudge, and of course, Pecan Praline.

Perfect Holiday Pup Treats: $16
Treat the furriest member of your family with five Peanut Butter biscuits and five Turkey Pumpkin biscuits.

Popcorn Party In A Box: $20
Binge-watch your favorite shows while munching popcorn dashed with four seasonings: Bloody Mary, Dill Pickle, Gingerbread, and Sweet & Spicy BBQ. Includes popcorn kernels and serving bags!

Zesty Rosemary & Raspberry Vanilla Box: $20
Give some zip to dressings, marinades, and dipping sauces with these ten-ounce bottles of Rosemary Olive Oil and Raspberry Vanilla Vinegar.

It’s easy to order treats at, but we’re happy to take orders over the phone, too. We’re available at 504-940-2900 from 9am to 5pm, Monday through Friday.

Most items in the NOCCA Holiday Marketplace are shipped or available for pickup on Fridays, beginning November 14. The deadline for placing your order is the Sunday prior to the desired ship date. For example, if you’d like to pick up your order on Friday, December 12, you’d need to place your order by midnight on Sunday, December 7. Orders received after Sunday will be prepared the following week. The final day to place your order is December 17, 2014.Please note that at this time, we cannot ship pies.