Posts Tagged ‘2023’

Closed Dec 24th – Jan 1st, 2024 

Paul’s Pastry Shop will be closed Sunday December, 24th through Monday, January 1st, 2024. We will reopen January 2nd, 2024 with fresh Mardi Gras king cakes.

Order a “Home Cooked” Christmas Dinner 

Family Christmas Dinner Only $149 *** Click here for more info *** Prices, hours, and meal information for the 2023 holiday season

Inside Source Podcast 

Sherri Paul Thigpen: The Queen of King Cakes If you’ve ever enjoyed a filled king cake, you can probably thank Sherri Paul Thigpen of Paul’s Pastry. Her family’s delicious spin on a traditional Mardi Gras pastry put her bakery and her small town on the map. Inside Source talked with Sherri about managing her large […]

Meet some unsung heroes of Mardi Gras 

From Gulf Coast Magazine: From costumes and balls to king cakes and parades, there’s a lot that goes into a successful Carnival season. The floats and royalty may be front and center, but plenty of hard work occurs before the pageantry. Meet a few of the crucial experts who make Mardi Gras happen behind the […]

Rich king cake tradition rooted in Paul’s Pastry of Picayune 

From King Cakes are a staple of the Mardi Gras season. Originally, the king cake was made with a Danish dough and a cinnamon filling, but like many traditions, king cakes evolved to suit all kinds of tastes.  Many of those tastes evolved thanks to Paul’s Pastry Shop in Picayune. “We have the largest […]

One of the Best King Cakes on the Coast 

Sherri Thigpen discusses sweet and savory king cakes available at Paul’s Pastry Shop with Jaimee Dorris, Wesley Williams, and Chet Landry on WLOX Good Morning Mississippi. Also mention of Paul’s Pastry Shop recently being voted most favorite king cake on the coast. One of the Best King Cakes on the Coast — Paul's Pastry When […]