Tenney Flynn, two-time winner of the New Orleans Magazine “Chef of the Year Award”, grew up cooking in his father’s restaurant in Stone Mountain, Georgia, learning a life-long love of Southern cooking and seafood. Chef and co-owner of GW Fins seafood restaurant, Chef Flynn serves as Chef Council Chair of The Audubon Nature Institute’s GULF Chef’s Council and was on the board of directors of the Louisiana Seafood Association. An avid diver and spear fisher, Flynn often serves his own catches at GW Fins.
The Deep End of Flavor: Recipes and Flavors from New Orleans' Premier Seafood Chef
Delicious recipes and tips to help home cooks master cooking all kinds of seafood. Flynn’s easygoing, engaging style gives readers a tour of his hometown along with a toolkit for cooking seafood, from testing freshness at the market to pairing delicious fish recipes with sides and wines to create a finished menu. From classic Barbecued Shrimp and simple Sautéed Fillets with Brown Butter and Lemon to adventurous Pompano en Papillote with Oysters, Rockefeller Spinach, and Melted Tomatoes and sophisticated Lionfish Ceviche with Satsumas, Limes, and Chiles, Chef Flynn makes cooking fish “as easy as frying an egg.”
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The Deep Ends of Flavor
Inspired by the vibrant flavors of New Orleans and tropical climates around the world, Tenney Flynn, celebrated chef and co-owner of one of the country’s most notable seafood restaurants, GW Fins, teaches you his favorite techniques for creating fabulous seafood-centered meals: pan-to-plate Parmesan-Crusted Flounder, Asparagus, Capers, and Crabmeat; classic roux-thickened Shrimp Creole; innovative Lionfish Ceviche with Satsumas, Lime, and Chiles; versatile Fried Fish Tacos with Chipotle Slaw.