Spices are a passion at Targil in Opelousas, Louisiana where hundreds of thousands of pounds of seasoning is blended each year. With over 25 years of experience, they’ve packaged a lot of local favorite spice blends, all perfect for flavoring a good gumbo. Interested in going behind the scenes? Call and schedule a tour to see the production process. Just be ready for the smell of garlic and spice!

Targil also specializes in their own blends and individual spices available for purchase. In their retail store, the options are limitless with items like smoked sea salt, mesquite powder, gumbo file, molasses powder, and that’s just the beginning. Move on to the cake supplies and the edible glitter looks like the inside of a Crayola box. Also, find a large variety of buttercreams, cookies cutters, fondant, gum paste, cake pans and more. Love what you bought, and need to restock? Visit their online store.