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EXPERIENCE THE BEST SATURDAY EVENTsee more
A must-do whole-animal, live-fire culinary experience. Heritage Fire is a decadent food and wine event featuring 2,000+ pounds of fire-kissed meat roasted en plein air by 20+ top chefs. Inspired by global grilling traditions, chefs build their own fires and roast everything from whole lamb, pigs and ducks, dry-aged beef to foie gras, sturgeon, clams, and heirloom vegetables in a beautiful oceanfront setting. A decadent event featuring endless helpings of artisan cheeses, charcuterie, free-flow boutique wines from around the globe, micro brews, and more. Join us in support of heritage breed farming and the eating of many delicious species of animals. A portion of all sales will benefit our sister charity Piggy Bank.
General Admission is our signature experience filled with culinary wonderment! Feast on culinary creations and enjoy endless rounds of beverages. Splurge on the VIP area and get an extra hour of extravagance. Get up close to the chefs and farmers who made it all happen. Chefs will serve special premium dishes during VIP, and our guests will sip allocated wines and spirits that don’t last the entire event.
- Perfect Puree Swine & Sweets
- 2000 Pounds of Live Fire Cooking
- 20+ Chefs Cooking Whole Fish
- Birds and Game
IT ALLsee more
- Five Winemaker's Table
- The Manhattan Project
- Punch Kings featuring El Tesoro Tequila
- Hand-Crafted Brews
- Freshen up with LaCroix Sparkling Water
Chefs, Butchers, Winemakers and more...
Cochon555 hosts "Punch Kings”, a regional whole bottle punch competition featuring 50 of the nations top barkeeps. Each contestant faces the challenge of creating a hand-crafted punch featuring one whole bottle of sponsored spirit and presenting to a panel of 8 notable judges. The winning barkeep advances to the season finale called “Last Call” that takes place during the Grand Cochon weekend in Chicago September 30th. Watch two years of footage and learn more about how barkeeps feel about punch, and the trends in hospitality. EP01 - Handcrafted EP02 - Whole Bottle EP03 - Hospitality EP04 - Passion EP02 - Art EP03 - Spice EP04 - CommunityEL TESORO
Showcasing amazing barkeeps around the country isn’t easy, but it sure is tasty in the nation’s best punch competition. Punch was the grandaddy of all cocktails, meant for sharing amongst friends and enhancing social engagements. The theme of the competition is large format, and the participating bartenders are given 30 minutes to prepare 1 punch bowl featuring 1 bottle of spirits along with their special ingredients. Visit the website for all the recipes from five years.
THE MOST TALKED ABOUT CULINARY TOUR IN THE COUNTRY
A Must-Do Whole-Animal, Live Fire Event, this is an elevated culinary experience. Heritage Fire is a food and wine event featuring 2,000+ pounds of fire-kissed meat roasted en plein air by 20+ top chefs. Inspired by global grilling traditions, chefs build their own fires and roast everything from whole lamb, pigs and ducks, dry-aged beef to foie gras, sturgeon, clams, and heirloom vegetables in a beautiful waterfront setting. A decadent event featuring endless helpings of artisan cheeses, charcuterie, free-flow boutique wines from around the globe, micro brews, and more. Join us and support of heritage breed farming.
Sponsors create moments of inspiration, discussion and action - to buy, cook, shop - in the name of a safe, honest, and delicious.
Chef’s Pantry Sponsors
Heritage & Media Sponsors
THE PERFECT DESSERT / TIKI BAR / WELCOME PUNCH
WHAT ARE THEY SAYING?
"2016 Event of the Year!"
Time Out New York
"Raising the Bar for Dining Festivals"
"The Porcine Equivalent of Christmas"
Food & Wine Magazine
"Stunning in its Professionalism"
"Stunning in its Professionalism"
"Cochon555 Features Some of The Best Chefs in Town"
"Everyone’s Favorite Pork-centric Cooking Competition"
"A Great Celebration, the Ultimate Pig Out"
"Chefs Bring Their A-Game for a Cause"
"Enough About Bacon! Let's Talk Whole Hog"
The Seattle Times
"Cochon555, a Touring Porcine Bacchanalia Slash Competition"
"A Super Bowl of Swine, Bite After Bite of Swoon Worthy Swine"
"The Pork Flowed Like Wine at Cochon555"
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