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Minneapolis Taste of the Nation

September 21, 2014

Individual Ticket: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Table: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Chef Choice Table: 6:00pm - 10:00pm

Loews Minneapolis Hotel (formerly Graves 601 Hotel)

601 1st Avenue North
Minneapolis, Minnesota

Tickets to Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation® for No Kid Hungry SOLD OUT in 2014! 

2015 date to be announced soon

In 2014 guests Joined Host Chef Tim McKee of La Belle Vie and Honorary Chef Chair Seth Bixby Daugherty for an unforgettable and inspiring evening of great food and an even greater cause. By coming to the table, you can make a difference for children in need: 100% of ticket sales support Share Our Strength’s efforts to end childhood hunger in Minneapolis and across the nation.

  • Savor a gourmet multicourse meal with wine and beverage pairings 
  • Interact with the Twin Cities' best chefs as they cook for you tableside
  • Enjoy one of Minneapolis' most luxurious destinations: the Lowes Minneapolis Hotel 
  • Delight in a hand crafted drink during cocktail hour
  • Win unique experiences of all kinds by getting in on the action during our live auction
  • Learn more about how you can help Share Our Strength  make No Kid Hungry a reality


Thank you to our 2014 Host Committee:




2014 Participating Chefs & Restaurants

  • Borough
  • Cask Cookhouse
  • Cosmos
  • Forepaugh's
  • Gather
  • Heyday
  • La Belle Vie
  • Marin
  • Masu
  • Minneapolis Club
  • Mystic Lake
  • Parasole Restaurants (Libertine, Muffuletta, Chino Latino, Sault and Parasole Bakery)
  • Restaurant Alma
  • Sea Change
  • Shoyu
  • Strip Club
  • Third Bird 
  • Todd MacDonald
  • Travail
  • Victory 44


Interested in getting involved with Taste of the Nation Minneapolis? Find out how. 

Sponsorship: Get in touch with Adam

Host Committee: Ask Joanna more about the Host Committee

Food Allergies: Does someone in your party have food allergies? If so, please let Lizzie know

Something Else: Get in touch with us

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Funds raised through Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation 2014 support No Kid Hungry, Share Our Strength's national campaign to end childhood hunger in America, and these local MN organizations: Legal Services Advocacy Project, University of Minnesota Co-op Extension, Second Harvest Heartland and the Greater Minneapolis Council of Churches, FoodShare.




Minneapolis, MN, hosts THREE Share Our Strength culinary fundraisers each year, raising critically needed funds for local organizations and the NKH Campaign. Save the date for our other events and follow us on Twitter and Facebook for event reminders, promotion and exclusive commentary about or cause, chefs & events.


Share Our Strength Cakewalk passed

March 13, 2014 
Aria at the Jeune Lune

New in 2012, Taste of the Nation and James Beard Award Nominee Michelle Gayer present the Share Our Strength Cakewalk — a night of drinks, dancing, and most importantly, delectable desserts from the best pastry chefs in the Twin Cities.

Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation® HOTlist for No Kid Hungry passed
June 23, 2014  
Guthrie Theater

Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation HOTlist was launched five years ago as the area’s premier young professional food and beverage event. Gathering together 400+ of the city’s young taste-makers and trend-setters, HOTlist features the year’s hottest restaurants and food trends. The evening also showcases the top mixologists in Minneapolis, craft beer, wine, and spirits.

Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation
® for No Kid Hungry passed

September 21, 2014
Loews Minneapolis Hotel (formerly Graves 601 Hotel)

Minneapolis' Taste of the Nation, held in September, is an elegant evening of fine dining featuring the area’s most acclaimed chefs cooking table-side. The Graves 601, the city’s most luxurious hotel destination, plays host to an evening featuring fine wines, beers and spirits, exciting live and silent auctions and a great spirit of fun.

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