Call for Galley Crew Culinary Teams! Here's your chance to win $$$!!! One of the most extraordinary cook-off events in the United States as it's fishing vessel versus fishing vessel in the ultimate battle for culinary glory and $10,000 cash. Home Cook "Galley Crews" are invited to show off your culinary wild seafood skills as you represent one of the entered commercial
fishing vessels and if you win you keep the $$$. No Entry Fee! No Cost to Compete!
Seafood provided by the Oregon commodity commissions! $100 gift card to cover your team's recipe ingredients!
Prepare your best wild seafood dish to be judged by a guest panel, plus a People’s Choice award. Each team will come up with a recipe to enter. This is an amateur cook-off. No professional cooks or chefs. The four Oregon Seafood commodity commissions will sponsor and each team can pick their seafood to cook in one of the cook-off categories: Trawl (Rockfish & Shrimp), Dungeness Crab, Albacore Tuna & Salmon. Each category will offer $2,500 in prize money from the panel of judges and a People’s Choice award with 4-5
competing teams in each division. Each team to receive their seafood from the Seafood Commissions plus a $100 gift card to purchase their supplies. Serving cups, utensils, napkins, etc. will also be supplied.
Teams are asked to serve 350+ two-three ounce samples for the paying public to taste . Teams will be required to provide their own set up (awnings, tables, etc.) to fit in a 20' x 20' space. You will be required to provide your own cooking sources (no electricity). You will be provided a 8' table if needed. Prize money breakdown per seafood division:
Judged - $2,000
1st - $1,000
2nd - $700
3rd - $200
4th - $100
People’s Choice - $500
1st - $350
2nd - $100
3rd - $50
Reserve your spot now in one of the four competing divisions:
Trawl, Dungeness Crab, Albacore or Salmon. First come, first served (with a waiting list). Only 4-5 teams per division!
To enter contact:
The $10,000 Newport Wild Seafood Cook-Off presented by the Port of Newport will be heavily promoted and attract people locally and from all over the Pacific Northwest and beyond! Proceeds benefit the Newport Fishermen's Wives.