Martin Wine Cellar Demo – Metairie

Hope to see everyone at the Metairie location of Martin Wine Cellar on Friday, October 17, 2014!  We’ll be there from 11:00am-1:00pm. featuring our New Orleans Original Firehouse Flashover Creole Seasoning.

We’ll be offering a taste of Robert Medina’s Smoked Chicken and Andouille Gumbo which includes this savory, low-salt Creole seasoning blend. There will also be a giveaway of Medina’s cookbook “If You Can’t the Heat…A New Orleans Firefighter’s Cookbook” to those who enter on-site.

Martin's Holiday Gift BasketNew Orleans Original Flashover Creole Seasoning blend will also be featured in Martin Wine Cellar Holiday Gift Baskets! This is the perfect New Orleans holiday gift for your out-of-town clients or a taste of home for your family and friends – especially the “Taste of the Bayou” gift basket!


Be sure to check out the entire Martin Wine Cellar gift basket collection for your holiday needs!  New Orleans Original Firehouse Flashover Seasoning also available on the shelves at Martin’s Wine Cellar – Metairie location.


Martin Wine Cellar is located at 714 Elmeer Avenue in Metairie, LA 70005.


Tasting Demo at Dorignac’s!

Flashover Seasoning LabelNew Orleans Original Firehouse Flashover Creole Seasoning will be featured on Saturday, October 11 at Dorignac’s Food Center  in Metairie, Louisiana from 10:00am-1:00pm.

Be sure to stop by for a taste of Smothered Chicken featuring our Flashover Creole Seasoning while you are stocking up for supplies this football weekend!

Located in Metairie, Louisiana, Dorignac’s Food Center is the premier location for fresh local produce, meats, baked goods, party platters, wedding cakes and more!

Look for more cooking demonstrations in-store coming soon!!!



710 Veterans Blvd.

Metairie, LA 70005


Be sure to ‘Shake It Up and Shake It On’ your favorite foods! Not just for seafood, meats and poultry…Try it on popcorn, eggs, pizza and anything else that needs a little extra kick!

Finalist – Bobby Flay’s “Burger of the Month” Contest on the Rachael Ray Show

Rachel Ray ShowBe sure to mark your calendars for December 30, 2013 to see Robert Medina competing on the Rachael Ray Show. Robert was selected as one of three finalists in the Bobby Flay “Burger of the Month” Contest. Check you local listings for channel and time!

Cookbook Giveaway!

If You Can’t Stand the Heat Cookbook

Check in to my Facebook Author Page to enter to win my book…”If You Can’t Stand the Heat…A New Orleans Firefighter’s Cookbook”
We will have a drawing beginning today and concluding on Sunday, September 22, 2013. Be sure to check into my Facebook Author Page at

Good Luck!

Mark Your Calenders!

Firehouse Flashover SeasoningWe will be doing a product demo at Dorignac’s in Metairie, LA beginning at 10:00am on Saturday, September 7, 2013. Be sure to stop by as you gear up for Tailgating football supplies for the LSU Tiger homegame opener that evening or the New Orleans Saints opener against the Atlanta Falcons in the Superdome on Sunday!

Flashover Seasoning works great as a condiment for your for your beef, pork, chicken or seafood but also doubles as a flavorful rub for your barbecue.

Be sure to stop by for a sample and pick up a bottle for gametime festivities!

Cajun Fried Turkey – WALA TV Studio 10

Before you deep fry your Holiday Turkeys, check out this video for some safety tips from my demo and the recipe featured on WALA TV/Studio 10!  The cookbook “If You Can’t Stand the Heat…A New Orleans Firefighter’s Cookbook” and New Orleans Original Firehouse Flashover Creole Seasoning were featured in the Author’s Corner of the Junior League of Mobile’s Christmas Jubilee in conjunction with Barnes & Noble Eastern Shore.