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Southern Smoke 2019 Chris Shepherd check presentation
The night raised over $573,000 for charity. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Chris Cosentino Rosalie Italian Soul
Chris Cosentino slicing his whole hog porchetta. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Charley Crockett band
The Charley Crockett band. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Aaron Franklin
Aaron Franklin slicing brisket. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Hugo Ruben Ortega
Hugo and Ruben Ortega. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Stephanie Maxwell Cheryl Gibbs
Stephanie Maxwell and Cheryl Gibbs. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Justin Yu Theodore Rex
Justin Yu plating his dish. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Aaron Bludorn Matt Harris
Aaron Bludorn and Matt "That Guy Houston" Harris. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Chris Bianco
Chris Bianco with his wood-fired pizza oven. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Martin Sara Stayer Nobie's Toasted Coconut
Martin and Sara Stayer. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Jonathan Beitler Linda Salinas
Jonathan Beitler and Linda Salinas. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Kata Robata Manabu Horiuchi
Kata Robata chef Hori-san, right, with his team. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2018 Matty Matheson smoked beef congee
Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Nancy's Hustle Sean Jensen Julia Doran Jason Vaughan
Team Nancy's Hustle: Sean Jensen, Julia Doran, and Jason Vaughn. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2018 Jonny Rhodes Indigo
Indigo chef Jonny Rhodes, right, prepared collar greens with turnips. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Ashley Christensen
Ashley Christensen. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Frank Krockenberger Frank Fernandez Haley Delarosa
Bean Suntory representatives Frank Krockenburger, Frank Fernandez, and Hailey Harris Delarosa. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Yehuda Sichel
Yehuda Sichel of Abe Fisher in Philadelphia. Photo by Emily Jaschke
Southern Smoke 2019 Donald Link Ryan Prewitt Stephen Stryjewski
New Orleans power trio: Donald Link, Ryan Prewitt, and Stephen Stryjewski Photo by Emily Jaschke