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Ocean Wise® Chowder Chowdown: Calgary


 Congratulations to: 

2017 Calgary Chowder Chowdown Champion
Chef Matthias Fong | River Cafe

2017 Calgary Chowder Chowdown People's Choice
Chef Jamie Harling | Scout Canning

Top Calgary Chefs. Sustainable Chowders & Craft Beer. Come Cast Your Vote

Top Ocean Wise chefs compete head-to-head in for the title of 2017 Ocean Wise Chowder Chowdown Champion: Calgary. Taste all the delectable original chowders, paired with local craft beer, and vote for your favourite, all in support of sustainable seafood.

All proceeds directly support the Ocean Wise sustainable seafood program, which helps to ensure that ocean life will be abundant for generations to come.

Please note: This is a 18+ event. All ticket sales are final. 

Restaurants | Beverages

2017 Ocean Wise Restaurant Finalists 

Chef Felipe Flores
Ocean Wise Selva prawn red pozole

Catch Restaurant & Oyster Bar
Chef Wesley Larosee
Chipotle and charred corn clam chowder

Craft Beer Market - Restaurant + Bar
Executive Chef Corey Welsch
Craft "Flat Cap Stout" chowder

Deane House
Chef Jamie Harling
Clam and merguez chowder

Fairmont Palliser
Executive Chef Eraj Jayawickreme
Clam chowder, duo of caviar, puffed wild rice, dill powder, seedlings, marinated scallops, aerated herb sponge, pickled cucumber pearls

Hyatt Regency Calgary
Chef Youri Park
Creamy Dungeness crab and shrimp chowder, garnished with gochujang smoked octopus

Last Best Brewing & Distilling
Chef de Cuisine Adam Trotchie
Ora King salmon chowder

Raw Bar at Hotel Arts
Executive Chef Peter Paiva
Tom yum chowder

River Cafe
Chef Matthias Fong
Chilled Manhattan clam chowder

Chef Carson Killham
Saffron Lobster Chowder
Sky Bistro at the Banff Gondola
Chef Patrick Grogan
Ocean to Sky Seafood Chowder


2017 Beverage Partners

Banff Ave Brewing Co 

Big Rock Brewery


The Dandy Brewing Company

The Grizzly Paw Brewing Company

Half Hitch Brewing Company

Last Best Brewing & Distilling

Tool Shed Brewing

Wild Rose Brewery

Ticket includes 11 4oz beer samples and 1 caesar sample

Save the Date
November 2018


7 P.M.  





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