Fun Facts about SAVOR

Craft beer and oysters - a classic pairing.

Craft Beer and oysters—a classic pairing.
© 2010 Randy Mosher

With SAVOR just around the corner, here’s a number-crunching look at what it takes to put on the premier beer and food pairing event in the US.

Cheese
300 pounds of cheese

Oysters
1,500 Choptank Salts
4 oyster shuckers

More Food
37,450 savory pieces
9,800 chocolate bites

Beer
420 cases or 10,000 bottles of beer – 140 different beers to choose from in 2-ounce sample pours

Ice
4,000 pounds

Materials
2,300 glasses
24,000 bio-degradable/compostable, recyclable bamboo tasting plates
4,000 bio-degradable/compostable, recyclable bamboo sporks
200 bio-degradable trash receptacles

Attendees
2,000

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