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Bellmystika Seafood Seasoning (1985)




Genre: Interview

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 1985-05-05

Duration: 00:12:17

Subjects: Food | Spices


  • Hinton, Rob Host
  • Brown, Kay Interviewee


This segment from the May 5, 1985, episode of the series “Folks” features Rob Hinton’s interview with Kay Brown of Baton Rouge, the creator of Bellmystika Seafood Seasoning. Brown discusses: her idea for the product; the origin of the name; manufacturing the product from her home; the public’s reaction to the product; the recipe; her difficulty in getting the product into grocery stores; and her hopes for the future.