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Gulf Shores & Orange Beach The Hangout Oyster Cook-Off & Craft Beer Weekend. Explore the Alabama Gulf Coast’s Culinary Scene After experiencing a day of fun in the sun on Alabama’s sugar-white sand beaches, you’re probably craving some delicious food. With so many restaurants to choose from, how do you pick the best one? Select one or two of your favorite coastal foods and eat your way around Gulf Shores and Orange Beach’s beach bites trail. APPETIZERS The Oyster Trail Whether you like your oysters baked, charred, fried or raw, the restaurants on the Alabama Gulf Coast are sure to please. You’ll even find chef ’s creations only found in Gulf Shores and Orange Beach such as oysters for breakfast or the delicious Prosciutto Rockefeller. You’ll want to make a meal. The Gumbo Trail If you want some spice in your life, take the gumbo crawl and sample some of the best Southern and Creole gumbos found on the Gulf Coast. The gumbos are layered with flavorful vegeta- bles, herbs, and spices. And the taste gets even better the next day, perfect for leftovers. Grab a spoon and dig in! 42 DISCOVER COASTAL ALABAMA - WINTER/SPRING 2019