Join world renowned chefs and the best independent breweries in the country at the 8th annual Hangout Oyster Cook-Off and Craft Beer Weekend Nov. 6-7 at The Hangout in Gulf Shores. Sample oyster recipes from more than 60 chefs using bivalves harvested by more than 30 growers around the country. They’ll be demos and workshops, live music, football tailgating and special events in the courtyard. In Lagniappe’s comprehensive guide, we offer interviews with the stars, chef biographies, a festival map and schedule and a feature about an innovative new recycling program that aims to fortify Alabama’s threatened natural oyster reefs. We’ll see you at The Hangout!
About The Author
Gabriel Tynes joined Lagniappe in January 2012 as a web editor and reporter. He was promoted to assistant managing editor when the paper became a weekly publication in 2014. He is a graduate of the University of South Alabama and has previous journalism and public relations experience in the Florida Panhandle and Baldwin County. He lives in midtown Mobile with his two sons.