Fortune Fish & Gourmet

The Seafood & Gourmet Specialists

Tuesday, August 2, 2022
| From 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Chicago Seafood & Specialty Food Show 2022


10am to 5pm at the McCormick Place Lakeside Center, Hall D2


Fortune Fish & Gourmet invites you to the 2022 Chicago Seafood and Specialty Food Show on Tuesday, August 2nd at the McCormick Place Lakeside Center. Come join us anytime from 10am to 5pm for cocktails and to sample products from over 300 fishermen, growers and artisan producers of the finest seafood and specialty food purveyors.
Free Admission, Discount Lyft Rides, and Complimentary Validated Parking for Customers, Culinary Students, Media, and Hospitality Professionals
Click Here to RSVP and Sign-up for Contests
During the show, you will also have the opportunity to work with your hands and minds during interactive contests. All contests will take place during the show.  View the full schedule of events below.
10:00am to 4:00pm 
Step right up and test your cheese expertise with a visual cheese identification, a "good old fashioned" guess the weight of the cheese, and curd count.  Prizes galore!
1st Place - 2023 ASC Registration (only) in Des Moines, Iowa
2nd Place - $250 Fortune Fish & Gourmet gift card
3rd Place - $100 Fortune Fish & Gourmet gift card
Everyone who participates will be registered for a raffle for Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin swag
Sponsored by Paris Gourmet - 11:00am to 11:50am
Learn all about Pastry 1’s Cristal Neutral Glaze as Chef Eric Bertoia demonstrates how the glaze can be used for multiple items, including chocolate ganache for tarts, vegan chocolates, fondant for choux puffs, and the list goes on!
Sponsored by Niman Ranch - 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Jim Magolski, Ph.D., meat scientist and pork quality expert from Niman Ranch will be performing a half-hog carcass breakdown to showcase the specific cuts of the premium Certified Humane Niman Ranch pork.  Dr. Magolski will also help identify certain attributes and points of differentiation throughout the presentation to highlight what makes Niman Ranch pork the Finest Tasting Meat in the World™.   
Sponsored by Plymouth Rock Oyster Growers - 1:00pm to 2:00pm 
Six of the fastest shuckers will qualify for the finals at 2:30pm 
Sponsored by Plymouth Rock Oyster Growers - 2:30pm 
Be the fastest to shuck 12 oysters and win a trip to visit the farm and processing facility in Plymouth, Massachusetts, where the O'Scanny oysters are produced.
Sponsored by D'Artagnan - 3:30pm - 4:00pm
Come watch Ariane Daguin, founder of D'Artagnan and pioneer in the humane farming movement, breakdown of a Moulard Duck, revealing the Foie Gras.  


Sponsored by Bluefina - 4:00 pm

Learn the art of breaking down a whole majestic Pacific Bluefin Tuna.

3 Fish, Inc. 3D Baking Company
8 Track Foods A & A Marine Foods
Aceitunas Losada S.L. Acme Smoked Fish
Alexian Pate Alta Langa
Ambrosi Food USA American Tuna Inc.
Aqquua  AquaChile
Aqua Royale Foods, Inc. Arena Cheese, Inc.
Arista Seafood Ashman Manufacturing Co
Atalanta Corporation Atlantic Aqua Farms
Barry Callebaut Beacon Fisheries
Beehive Cheese BelGioioso Cheese
Bella Bella Gourmet (LaBelle Farm) Big Fork Brands
Bindi BLiS Gourmet
Blue Ocean Mariculture Bluefina
Boston Sword & Tuna Brazilian Oven
Brooklyn Cured Buf Creamery
Byrd International Crabmeat Calvisius
Carr Valley Cheese Company, Inc. Caruso Provisions Giardiniera
Catalan Gourmet Chef Martin Old World Butcher Shop
Cherrystone Aqua-Farms Chicago Johnny's
Clara's Kitchen CleanFish
Cleveland Kitchen Cobra Verde & Paleo Verde
Coco5 Companion Kombucha
Consolidated Catfish Conway Dressings
Crave Brothers Farmstead Cheese LLC Culinary Collective
Cypress Grove D & E Import (PrimoSeas Brand)
Dairy Farmers of Wisconsin Dark Matter Coffee
D'Artagnan Del Pacifico Seafoods
Delizie di Calabria Despaña Brand Foods
deZaan Cocoa Di Stefano Cheese
Divina Door County Whitefish
Doral International Foods drench Clean Dressings & Marinades
Driftless Provisions Ducktrap River of Maine
Dutchland Classic Pastries Effie's Homemade
Eight International Elda's Kitchen Cooking & Grilling Sauces
Emmi Roth Entrepinares
Epicurean Food & Beverages Every Body Eat®
Farmers Hen House Felicetti Pasta
Fermin Ferndale Market Turkey
Field + Farmer (Element Pressed) Foodlinks
Forever Cheese / Mitica Fortune Imports
Four Star Artisan Fra'Mani
Freshwater Fish Fromi
Fruitbelt Tart Sparkling Tonics Gifted Breads
Granola Factory Great River Organic Milling
Handy Seafood Heritage Pork International, Inc.
Hidden Springs Creamery Hiddenfjord
Himalayan Momo Hofseth LLC
Honestly Cranberry Hook's Cheese
Hot Cakes Bakery Indian As Apple Pie
InterSource Inc. Irca (Dobla)
Jacobs and Brichford Farmstead Cheese Joe Jurgielewicz & Son, Ltd.
John O Foods Inc Kitchen Hub by Two Men and a Garden
La Espanola Meats, Inc La Quercia
La Rose Noire La Tourangelle
LaClare Creamery Laura Chenel
Les vergers Boiron  Lillie's Q
Livia’s Seasoning Salt LocalFolks Foods
Lopaus Point Lucky's Sauces
Lund's Fisheries MacFarlane Pheasants, Inc.
Mad Mac Macarons Maker to Monger
Mama Lil's Fine Condiments Manicaretti Italian Food Importers
Marieke Gouda Marin French
Master Martini Matt's Cookie Company
Maytag Dairy Farms Miller Poultry
Ming Hong International Monte Nevado USA
Musco Food Corp. Neesvig's
Nielsen-Massey Vanilla & Flavors Niman Ranch
Nippon Shokken Noon Hour Foods
Nordic Creamery North American Bison LLC
Northern Soda Company NSTA FOODS
Nueske's Applewood Smoked Meats Old World Gluten-Free Pierogi
Olympia Provisions O-Med Extra Virgin Olive Oil & Vinegars
Open Water Orca Bay Foods, LLC
Ortiz O'Scanny Oysters
Overseas Food Paris Gourmet
Parmacotto Pasta Pappone
PGI (Boston Chowda, Seafood Gourmet) Phoenix Bean (Jenny's Tofu)
Piemonte Foods Pike Market Naturals
Plymouth Rock Oysters Point Reyes Farmstead Cheese
Potter's Crackers Presteve
Qwackers Crackers Ragin' Cajun & Cajun's Choice Foods
Rappahannock Oyster Company Raspberry Point (Pink Moon)
Red Bear Provisions REKKI
Roelli Cheese Co., Inc. RP's Pasta Company
Rumi Spice Rushing Waters
Rustic Bakery Santa Teresa
Sartori Cheese Savello USA, Inc.
Sea Delight, LLC Sea Pact
Seafood and Gender Equality (SAGE) Seatrade
Shucks Maine Lobster Slade Gorton
Smoking Goose Societa Agricola Acetomodena 
Somerdale International Source Atlantique
South Shore Seafoods Southeast Seaproducts
St James Smokehouse Inc.  Sterling Caviar
Strompolos Sugar & Spice Extraordinary Sweet Treats
Superior Fresh Sweet Grass Dairy
Swoffle Dutch Stroopwafel Waffle Cookies Taste Republic
TCHO Chocolate Teapigs
Tempesta Artisan Salumi Terlato Kitchen
Thaan Charcoal The Better Fish
The Fine Cheese Co. The Perfect Puree of Napa Valley
The Quince & Apple Company The Santa Barbara Smokehouse
Top Note Mixers and Soda Town Dock
Traiteur de Paris Tribeca Oven Artisan Breads
True Fin Tulip Tree Creamery 
Twisted Olive LLC United Olive Oil Import Corp.
Valsana Van Lang Foods
Veggie Vita Pizza Viuda De Cayo Sainz SL 
WA Imports Weiss Chocolate
WG Provisions Wheeler Seafood
White Toque Widmer's Cheese Cellars, Inc.
Wildwood Grilling Woodland Foods
World Finer Foods Zingerman's Creamery
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