Thursday, July 27, 2017
Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day with Fifolet
Celebrate National Chicken Wing Day with a Twist:
Fifolet Cajun & Cocktails offers an Exotic Twist on the Classic American Snack
Deep-fried chicken wings are known to be a Southern cooking favorite. According to the National Chicken Council, on Super Bowl weekend alone, an estimated 1.33 billion chicken wings are gobbled up, and Americans will consume enough drumettes and flats to circle the Earth nearly three times.*
On July 29th, celebrate National Chicken Wing Day New Orleans style in Chicago. Known for using classic Cajun and Creole flavors, Fifolet Cajun & Cocktails Executive Chef Kevin Crouse (formerly of Nouveau Tavern, the Mid-America Club, and Fairways) brings Alligator Wings to Fifolet’s impressive Dinner menu. Why not try a tasty, exotic twist on the traditional favorite?
A restaurant fan favorite, the alligator wings feature a Vietnamese- Inspired "Bayou Dragon Sauce," Sesame, Scallions, and Pickled Vegetables. The signature dish is a delicious alternative to the famous chicken wing that pairs perfectly with one of Fifolet’s signature cocktails like the Frozen Hurricane (dark rum, light rum, passion fruit, lime, grenadine) or the Planter’s Punch (rhum agricole, falernum, vanilla, orange , lemon, cayenne-sugar coated orange)
Fifolet accepts reservations for parties of all sizes and walk-ins are always welcome. The restaurant & bar is open Monday – Friday from 5:00 pm – 2:00 am, Saturday – Sunday from 3:00 pm – 2:00 am.
About Fifolet Cajun & Cocktails: Named for the mystical blue lights that float above the bayous in Louisiana, Fifolet offers guests a memorable yet casual dining experience, vibrant bar scene and authentic taste of Southern culture – all under one roof. Executive Chef Kevin Crouse (formerly of Nouveau Tavern, the Mid-America Club, and Fairways) has created a menu that combines classic Cajun and Creole flavors with unique preparations and unexpected ingredients.
The walls of the 60-seat restaurant are covered with an eclectic collection of paintings and Mardi Gras masks, all of which were created by New Orleans artists. A large fireplace surrounded by bookshelves makes the front room of Fifolet especially inviting on cold winter nights. The large centrally-located bar has ample seating, making it ideal for those who want to grab a drink with friends, unwind with colleagues after a long day or enjoy a nightcap with their significant other.
Fifolet accepts reservations for parties of all sizes and walk-ins are always welcome. The restaurant & bar is open Monday – Friday from 5:00 pm – 2:00 am, Saturday – Sunday from 3:00 pm – 2:00 am. For more information, please visit www.fifoletcajun or call 773-384-6886.