Louisiana Seafood News
Louisiana Seafood News

July 2017

Seafood Showdown: Chefs From Across the Country Battle to be Crowned Next King or Queen of American Seafood

Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser to name America’s Best Seafood Dish at the Great American Seafood Cook-Off in New Orleans Aug. 5

BATON ROUGE - July 31, 2017 - Louisiana Lt. Gov. Billy Nungesser and the Louisiana Seafood Promotion and Marketing Board will welcome chefs from across the country to the nation’s ultimate seafood cooking competition. The 2017 Great American Seafood Cook-Off will be held at the Ernest Morial Convention Center in New Orleans on Aug. 5, 2017 starting at 11:30 a.m., in front of a live audience and panel of nationally-acclaimed judges.

Great American Seafood Cook-Off 2017 Heats up Aug. 5 in New Orleans

America's Best Seafood Chef will be crowned on Aug. 5 at the 14th annual Great American Seafood Cook-Off, a cooking competition in New Orleans that pits 12 U.S. chefs against one another in a timed, live cooking show.