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Pinch A Palooza Festival 2018 Releases Event Day Schedule

Posted by Karen Hales on Apr 06 2018

METAIRIE, LA. —(April 6, 2018)—Deanie’s Seafood has released the event schedule for its free all-day outdoor crawfish festival, Pinch A Palooza, which takes place from noon to 8 p.m., Sun., April 22 at Deanie’s Seafood Market & Seafood Restaurant in Bucktown, 1713 Lake Ave. The event features five bands, including headliners Cowboy Mouth, kids' and adults’ crawfish eating contests, and a variety of activities and crawfish specialities.

The 9th-annual Pinch A Palooza Festival & Crawfish Eating Contest kicks off with a noon performance by local four-piece classic rock band Roux the Day. At 1 p.m., kids 6 to 12 years old get to test their mettle at competitive eating during the second-annual Pinch A Palooza Junior Crawfish Eating Contest.

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Topics: Pinch A Palooza, Louisiana Crawfish, Events, New Orleans Festivals

Crawfish Season Prices Drop

Posted by Lindsay Adler on Mar 16 2018

Time is now for best crawfish in New Orleans 

The long awaited and highly anticipated crawfish season is here! Many mudbug lovers in Louisiana counted down the days until they could find crawfish, but an unpredictable period of cold weather delayed the start of the crawfish season, which affected both restaurants, seafood markets, and consumers who couldn’t wait to get their crawfish fix.

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, Louisiana Seafood Industry, Louisiana Seafood in Season

Plan your Crawfish Boil in our Courtyard!

Posted by Lindsay Adler on Mar 08 2018

We offer perfect spot for FRENch Quarter private parties 

A local favorite in the heart of the French Quarter, Deanie’s Seafood restaurant offers a dining experience that reflects the unique atmosphere and authentic flavor of New Orleans. If you’re looking for some of the best and freshest Louisiana seafood and other regional specialties to feed a crowd, Deanie’s can deliver the quality of service and cuisine that will make your private function, reunion, incentive trip or corporate retreat a special event to remember.

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Topics: Deanie's in the French Quarter, Louisiana Crawfish, Private Parties, Private Venues

It’s Crawfish Season at Deanie’s in Bucktown!

Posted by Lindsay Adler on Feb 22 2018

Enjoy best crawfish in New Orleans 

Spring is a time when we can start to enjoy the weather, get outside with friends, family, and neighbors, and celebrate life! One of our favorite ways to do that is with a crawfish boil, and thankfully the highly anticipated crawfish season in New Orleans has officially begun. Besides being absolutely delicious, there are so many reasons to eat crawfish. 

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Deanie's Seafood Market, Deanie's in Bucktown, Louisiana Seafood in Season

Our Lil’ Bit Crawfish Set Makes Great Holiday Gift Idea

Posted by Karen Hales on Nov 27 2017

Holiday Special: Toy cRAWFISH BOIL kit just $25.95 for Christmas

Deanie’s Seafood has a great gift idea for all the budding chefs on your holiday gift list! Every child in Louisiana will love Deanie’s Seafood’s Lil’ Bit Crawfish Boil Set, available at both Deanie's restaurants in New Orleans or by phone. The adorable toy crawfish boiling kit from New Orleans' favorite seafood restaurant features the Deanie's Seafood logo with its iconic red crawfish. 

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Holidays

Celebrating Louisiana Crawfish Awareness Month

Posted by Karen Hales on Apr 10 2017

Springtime is the heart of crawfish season, and the perfect time to celebrate Louisiana Crawfish Awareness Month! Join our annual crawfish festival—Pinch A Palooza—on April 23, and in the meantime learn more about the history of crawfish, our most endearing state symbol.

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, Louisiana Seafood Industry

What to do with all that Leftover Crawfish from your Crawfish Boil

Posted by Deanie's Seafood on Mar 15 2017

EASY CRAWFISH RECIPES FOR CRAWFISH BOIL LEFTOVERS

After hosting a traditional Louisiana Crawfish Boil with all the fixingscorn, potatoes, garlic, andouille sausage, maybe a little celery and mushrooms sometimes you’ll end up with crawfish boil leftovers.  Don’t let them go to waste! Crawfish are not only a low-fat source of protein, but they’re full of essential vitamins and minerals, too. So what do you do with all the leftover crawfish from your crawfish boil?

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, New Orleans Recipes

How to Peel and Eat Louisiana Crawfish

Posted by Karen Hales on Feb 21 2017

It's Crawfish season in Louisiana 

Here at Deanie’s Seafood, we’ve been eating Cajun crawfish for over 50 years. The history of Louisiana crawfish is an important part of our culture, and something that we proudly treasure. With Mardi Gras in full swing, there are crawfish boils to be found in practically every neighborhood, as well as every seafood restaurant!  When peeling crawfish is something you learn from an early age, sometimes it’s hard to remember that there’s a trick to eating them. 

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, Louisiana Seafood in Season

Enjoy Crawfish Season, It's Good for your Health!

Posted by Karen Hales on Feb 16 2017

Crawfish Have Health Benefits  

It’s crawfish season in Louisiana, which means it’s time for the traditional crawfish boil. Besides being great to eat, Louisiana’s favorite crustacean and a staple of Southern cuisine, there are some impressive health benefits of crawfish. Low in calories, Louisiana Wild crawfish are a low-fat source of protein, essential vitamins and minerals, and they have nearly half the calories of roasted, skinless chicken breast.

Crawfish look like tiny lobsters and are typically between 3 inches and 6 inches long. Crawfish inhabit freshwater lakes and streams, and the presence of crawfish indicate that the waters they are in are relatively clean, since they rarely live in waters that are polluted.

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, Seafood Health Benefits, Louisiana Seafood in Season

Deanie’s Lil’ Bit Crawfish Set great gift idea for lil' chefs in training

Posted by Karen Hales on Sep 28 2016

With less than 100 days until Christmas, Deanie’s Seafood has a great gift idea for all the Louisiana tots on your list to get a jumpstart on your holiday shopping! Every good little Cajun on your list will love Deanie’s Seafood’s Lil’ Bit Crawfish Boil Set, available at both Deanie's restaurants in New Orleans or by phone.

Deanie’s Lil’ Bit Crawfish Boil set is perfect for your lil’ chef in training. The adorable toy crawfish boiling kit from New Orleans' favorite seafood restaurant features the Deanie's Seafood logo with its iconic red crawfish. 

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Topics: Louisiana Crawfish, Louisiana Seafood, Holidays

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