TV chef Emeril talks boudin, beer and New Orleans - Article Photos 1/1

This image released by Bravo shows celebrity chef Emeril Lagasse during a casting episode of "Top Chef Seattle," in Las Vegas. The new season premieres Nov. 7, on Bravo. Lagasse says more than a dozen chefs from across the country are heading to New Orleans Friday to serve up some of their favorite dishes using or inspired by boudin, a pork and rice sausage common in Louisiana cuisine. Chefs from afar will be joined by more than two dozen locals for a "Boudin and Beer" street party. (AP Photo/Bravo, Isabella Vosmikova)