Recent Examples on the WebSome of the newer creations include even more evocative nicknames: mint truffles, black diamond, Arctic ice, and flambeau.
Patrick Sisson, Curbed, 4 Apr. 2018 The original Tucks flambeaux were actually railroad flares on sticks, which sometimes produced serious burns that went mostly unnoticed by the krewe members who carried them.
Doug Maccash, NOLA.com, 23 Jan. 2018
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