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Southern Smoke 2017 Chris Shepherd David Chang
Chris Shepherd and David Chang. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Aaron Franklin barbecue brisket
Aaron Franklin's smoked brisket with pickled mustard seeds. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Justin Yu
Theodore Rex chef Justin Yu shows off his Korean fried chicken. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Bun B
Bun B performing for the crowd.  Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Ryan Pera Hugo Ortega
Ryan Pera (Coltivare) and Hugo Ortega prepare paella in a five foot pan. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Patrick Feges Rodney Scott
Brock Brockington, Patrick Feges, Rodney Scott. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Chris Wadley Katherine Whaley
Chris Wadley and ABC13's Katherine Whaley. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 David Chang Korean beef rib
David Chang's smoked beef rib over kimchi topped with trout roe. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Jonathan Beitler Kaitlin Kerns
Jonathan Beitler and Kaitlin Kerns. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Raj Natarajan Jr
Raj Natarajan, Jr serving at the Wine Above Water tent.  Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Gin Braverman Bret Whitacre Julie Cushman Matt Opaleski Amanda Medsger
Gin Braverman, Bret Whitacre, Julie Cushman, Matt Opaleski, and Amanda Medsger. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 Ashley Christensen smoked oyster
Ashley Christensen's smoked oyster. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2017 check presentation
$500,000 raised for hospitality workers. Photo by Emily Jaschke