Ommegang Hop Chef Competition

Ommegang Hop Chef Competition

HopChef is Brewery Ommegang's nationally acclaimed chef competition that celebrates a community of beer and food lovers who put beer at the head of the table. A collection of hand-selected chefs from some of the country's hottest restaurants are challenged to showcase their skills in pairing Brewery Ommegang's Belgian-style ales with a signature dish. Ales are sipped, plates are cleaned, and judges deliberate as HopChef brings a fun, approachable event right to the palates of beer and food lovers. With eight cities on the docket, Brewery Ommegang is kicking off an expanded national tour in 2014, offering chefs, restaurants, retailers, and consumers across the country an unparalleled opportunity to enjoy of the art of pairing fine food and craft beer. 


  • Miami: April
  • Boston: May
  • Cooperstown: August
  • Dallas: November

Prizes Include

-Vitamix Blender
-Position on the SAVEUR Tastemakers Chef Advisory Board
-Chef's Station at the SAVEUR Summer BBQ 2015
-Showcase with Brewery Ommegang at's 9th Annual International Chefs Congress in NYC
-Spotlight in SAVEUR Magazine and Editorial content

Ommegang HopChef 2014 from Judson Morgan on Vimeo.