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Monday, May 16, 2011

OysterFest 2011, All Over But the Shells

Posted By on Mon, May 16, 2011 at 11:54 AM

What goes better with a concert than oysters? - HANNA QUEVEDO
  • Hanna Quevedo
  • What goes better with a concert than oysters?

San Francisco has a way of using food to frame things: disasters, political discussions, drugs. On Saturday. an outdoor concert with the likes of Guster and Rodrigo y Gabriela was framed with bivalves. The 12th annual OysterFest brought together succulence on the half-shell and stout, with a sprawling concert at the Great Meadow in Fort Mason. There was plenty of food-related stuff to be sure: cooking demos, an exhibit on oyster history, and the yearly Shuck and Suck contest ― photographer Hanna Quevedo captured it all in this SF Weekly slideshow that slips down easy.

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