Celebrate summer in New Orleans at GW Fins!
Every Sunday through Thursday, we will offer an incredible three course “Fins Feast” menu priced at $35 (exclusive of tax & gratuity).
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As you know, we print our menu daily based on the freshest fish available around the globe that day. The Fins Feast Menu will also change daily and include the freshest seafood available at that moment. Each evening, there will be three choices of appetizers, entrees and desserts.
Here are just a few of the dishes Chefs Tenney Flynn and Mike Nelson will...
IN CELEBRATION OF THE EAT LOCAL CHALLENGE, GW FINS WILL HOST "TRASH FISH DINNER"
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Just about everyone in New Orleans has enjoyed shrimp, oysters, crawfish, redfish and trout during their lifetime, but there are dozens of varieties of fish that are wonderful to eat and not found on mainstream menus. In order to showcase some of these varieties of fish, GW Fins will host a "Trash Fish Dinner" in honor of the Eat Local Challenge that is taking place throughout the city this month.
On Monday, June 30th, GW Fins will host a multi-course "Trash Fish...
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June 11, 2014 |
June 11, 2014
This Sunday, June 15th, 2014, will be a celebration in honor of everyone's exceptional fathers. To show our love and appreciation on Father's Day, GW Fins is offering the Father's Feast.
Father's Feast is a three course meal for $35 (exclusive of tax and gratuity)
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Crispy Soft Shell Crab
Toasted cashews, creamy brown butter
Creole Tomato Salad
Pickled Vidalia onions and cucumbers, Danish blue cheese, sherry vinaigrette
Fennel, tomato concasse, lobster butter
The shuckin' and jivin' is about to begin! The beloved New Orleans Oyster Festival takes place this weekend, May 31st and June 1st, along the river at Woldenberg Park. This festival is all about showcasing the various ways to prepare and enjoy this wonderful local seafood. GW Fins has the pleasure of returning again this year and participating in all of the fun! Our chefs will be preparing three different sweet and savory dishes that will put a pep in your step while you're dancing to the live music around the park. On our menu will be...
A chilled oyster cocktail with a Mexican style, spicy tomato...
What's better than cooling off with a chilled glass of white and your favorite fresh dishes in the hot humid New Orleans summertime? Feast your eyes on our summertime dishes that are always Fins Fans' favorites...
Click here to reserve a real feast at GW Fins!Maine Blue Bay Mussels
Thai curry broth, snow peas, basil
hrimp, Blue Crab, Crawfish tails, Cannellini beans, parmesan crust
#1 Yellowfin Tuna Tartare
Avocado, mango, radish, wasabi
Jumbo Lump Crab Cake
Jicama slaw, Tamarind coulis
Golden Beet Salad
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October 17, 2013 |
October 17, 2013
GW Fins’ owner Gary Wollerman has just extended the restaurant’s award winning wine program by offering guests the opportunity to enjoy several exceptional, small production wines by the glass. GW Fins is offering Sonoma Cutrer Les Pierres Chardonnay, Mara Laughlin Ranch Pinot Noir, Hourglass Merlot and Hourglass Cabernet Sauvignon, in both a 4 oz. and 6 oz. glass, as well as by the bottle.
GW Fins is one of a handful of restaurants in the country offering guests a chance to experience these highly allocated wines by the glass.
Hourglass Wines, a brand synonymous with world class,...
There's something about summertime in New Orleans that makes the sweet, simple things in life really stand out. Arguably, the simplest & underrated NOLA summertime specialty is the luxury of enjoying some of the freshest seafood in the world, courtesy of the Gulf of Mexico.
New Orleans summer is hot and slow. If you're a New Orleanian, there really is no better time for a staycation. Seize the low hotel rates and the COOLinary deals offered all over town!
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But be sure to make GW Fins one of your stops along the way because the seafood...
INGREDIENTS FOR BREAD PUDDING
1/2 lb. French bread, cut 1" cubes
1/2 lb. White Chocolate, cut 1/2 dice
1/4 lb. Dark Chocolate, cubed 1/4 x 1/4
1 stick butter
1 c. sugar
6 oz. milk
8 oz. cream
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1/2 c. pecan halves
1/2 c. water
1 c. sugar
3 oz. water (not to be confused with the 1/2 c. listed above!)
- Cut and weigh the French bread. Then dry in a 275° oven until crisp with no color. Reserve.
- Cut the dark chocolate into 1/4" chunks
TO MAKE BREAD PUDDING MIXTURE
- Place cream, milk, butter, and 1/2 cup of sugar...
Chef de Cuisine Mike Nelson loves to host sensational five course wine pairing dinners that feature fresh, local seafood and special assortments and collections of wines from around the world. In August, he hosted two special wine dinners, both featuring Are You Game? wine collection from Australia's esteemed Fowles Winery.
Chef Mike always looks forward to guiding his guests taste buds through a wild and remarkable journey throughout the evening's five courses - he has a special way of satisfying his wine dinner guests in a way that makes them leave wanting more...
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Here are just a couple of our upcoming community events:
On Friday, September 27th, we are both excited and honored to be a part of Jefferson Dollars for Scholars 20th anniversary celebration.
The Pontchartrain Center in Kenner will set the stage for the fundraiser's Golden Tassel Gala. It is sure to be a beautiful and elegant evening and Chef Tenney and his team will be hosting a culinary tasting station (again) for gala guests to sample some of our signature dishes. Stay tuned to find out what Chef will be serving!
The Jefferson Dollars for Scholars® chapter of Scholarship...