365 New Orleans: Poof Cotton Candy

New Orleans dessert


365 New Orleans is focused on local artists and businesses. Every single day, for one year, a new person or place will be highlighted. Follow along on Instagram: @365NewOrleans 


Another New Orleans original! Poof Cotton Candy Company is not your traditional sweet – and they have definitely graduated from the stuff you get at the circus. Owner Jeanne O’Leary creates amazing flavors, including twists on classic New Orleans flavors.

Whether you need catering, wholesale orders, or even party favors – Poof can even ship it to you. Don’t forget about them when planning your next event! Make it extra special with gourmet cotton candy!



1. Tell me about Poof!  


Poof is a gourmet cotton candy company. We put a modern twist on the classic confection by dressing it with sprinkles, edible glitters, and other delicious morsels. 

Book Poof for your next event, and order party favors for your guests to snack on later!


2. How long have you been in business? 

I’ve bene in full swing since spring of 2016!


3. How do people find you online? 

poofcottoncandy.com, Facebook, and Instagram @poofcottoncandy


4. What is lesser known about your business that you wish more people knew? 

We are competitively priced among other gourmet confections, and we can make your cotton candy glow in the dark!


5. Lagniappe Info. 


From February 7th to May 6th, we will have a pop-up kiosk at Lakeside Mall.

We love catering weddings, and you can find us at lots of corporate and commercial events, too.

Once you have Poof, you won’t be able eat the pink and blue stuff at the fair. I didn’t even like cotton candy…until I developed Poof!

Our flavors range from king cake to salted watermelon.


To hire Poof for your next party, head over to their website! 


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