Taste of Lake Superior

Chefs Compete, You Eat.

September 24 • Glensheen Historic Estate

The fourth annual Lake Superior Fish Classic is a judged chef cook-off and tasting event focused on fish from Lake Superior, 5:30 to 8 p.m. at Glensheen, the Historic Congdon Estate in Duluth.

Tickets • $25


A limited number of tickets are available. Taxes and shipping included.

Try Lake Superior fish entrees

Top Northland Chefs

Chefs from Michigan, Minnesota and Wisconsin will prepare sustainably caught Lake Superior fish entrées on-site, judged by a panel of culinary experts. After sampling the dishes, attendees can vote for the People’s Choice champion.

On the grounds of Glensheen

On the Grounds of Glensheen

The historic Glensheen Mansion is the centerpiece of a 7-acre estate on the Lake Superior shore, featuring gardens, bridges and the famous 39-room mansion. Tours of the mansion will not be available during the event.

Sample craft brews, fine wines and more

Local Food & Drink

In addition to the opportunity to vote on your favorite chef and their fish entrée for the People’s Choice Award, you’ll be able to sample locally produced craft brews, fine wines and visit with other area businesses.

Enjoy live music

Live Music by Area Musicians

Enjoy the accompaniment of musical groups, who will perform during the festivities around the Glensheen grounds and beach.

Vendors and sponsors: Unique and limited opportunities are available.

For details, contact Linda Nervick: 218-722-5002 or linda@lakesuperior.com

Participating Restaurants & Exhibitors

Featuring chefs from:

  • Captain Barker's Restaurant (Superior, WI)
  • Duluth Grill (Duluth, MN)
  • Landmark Inn's Capers Restaurant (Marquette, MI)
  • Ledge Rock Grille (Two Harbors, MN)
  • Oceanaire Seafood Room (Minneapolis, MN)
  • Old Rittenhouse Inn's Landmark Restaurant (Bayfield, WI)
  • ... with more to be announced soon.
  • Exhibitors include:

  • Fika Coffee
  • Jayne Richards Jewelry & Native Art
  • Miel Honey & Beeswax Products
  • Nace Hagemann Photography
  • Whole Foods
  • ... and more.

  • Photos from the 2013 Classic

    2013 Lake Superior Fish Classic
    2013 Lake Superior Fish Classic
    2013 Lake Superior Fish Classic
    2013 Lake Superior Fish Classic

    Presenting Sponsor

    Lake Superior Magazine


    Minnesota Sea Grant
    Wisconsin Sea Grant
    Duluth Seaway Port Authority
    The Duluth Experience
    Wine Merchants
    Upper Lakes Foods