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Oysters Party Like It’s the ’40s

By FLORENCE FABRICANT

Oyster Girls & Guys shuck and serve fresh Oysters

A-List Lifestyle Interview with Rifko Meier of Oysters XO

A-List Lifestyle
Oysters XO Press

Inside the kitchen of Restaurant Daniel**, with the chefs of the Citymeals

Vogue

Aw Shuck! “The highlight of the cocktail hour was Oysters XO,” says Brittany.

Martha Stewart Weddings

THE ATYPICAL A-LIST: OYSTERS XO

new Orleans Wedding Magazine

Oysters Everything with Rifko Meier

Air Jordan Food Podcast

Shucking at Home with Oysters XO by Maggie Ward

The Local Palate

Rifko Meier owns New York catering company Oysters XO and introduces oysters to many first-timers.

Los Angels Times

The oyster shucking helps “bring the party to life,” Beahm said.

Forbes

“The Oysters XO girls and guys were dressed in their best Alpine gear shucking oysters all night long!”

The Knot Pro
Oysters XO Press

“An oyster shucker provided guests with treats from the sea, complete with a choice of sauces.”

Vogue

“Attendees enjoyed delicious hour d’oeuvres provided by RSVP Catering as well as roaming oyster shucking by Oysters XO. “

Washingtonian
Oysters XO in the Press

“Oysters Party Like It’s the 40’s”

New York Time
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“There’s an oyster girl! What more do you want?”

Vogue

“at every event that we do, everyone’s blown away that someone is walking up to them and shucking live…”

The New Yorker
Oysters XO Press

“There’s no table, no tray, it’s hands on. It’s a conversation piece and a conversation starter.”

ABC News
Oysters XO Press

Couture: New York Bridal Fashion Week

The Knot
Oysters XO Press

Malin Akerman’s Great Gatsby Themed 40th Birthday Bash

People
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For a classy touch, serve up tasty aphrodisiacs during your cocktail hour with this bivalve-focused catering company.

New York Weddings
Oysters XO Academy

James Beard Foundation: Shuck Like A Rockstar

James Beard Foundation
Oysters XO Press

“Roger Grossenbacher of Brown Harris Stevens, enjoys freshly shucked oysters…”

MANN Report
Oysters XO Press

“For impressing big clients”

New York Post
Press for Oysters XO

“From the Great Gatsby premier and the White House Correspondence Dinner, to intimate weddings and personal garden parties, large and small events can all be made better with Oysters XO.”

District Weddings
Oysters XO Press

“What better surprise as you’re drinking a glass of champagne than to have someone walk up to you with three buckets and say…”

Miami New Times
Oysters XO Academy

JBF Greens NYC: Teaching America How to Shuck

James Beard Foundation
Oysters XO Press

Oyster Girls move among party guests…

Capitol File

The cocktail hour reflected the couple’s love of Champagne and oysters. Servers delivered fresh oysters on the shell.

Inside Weddings
Oysters XO Press

Rutte Brunch at Wynwood Diner featuring Oysters XO

World Red Eye
Oysters XO Press

The New York Chapter’s Annual Bridal Market Kick-Off Party

Wish Upon a Wedding
Oysters XO in the Press

Daybreaker co-founder Eli Clark-Davis learns how to shuck oysters from the Osyter XO’s Rifko Meier.

BizBash
Oysters XO Press

Oyster Girl & Rifko Meier (owner) of Oysters XO at Hamptons Magazine’s Summer 2013 Kick Off Celebration

Millennium Magazine
Oysters XO in the Press

“The charming girls, outfitted with oyster-carrying belts, were total pros at shucking the oysters!”

Evoke
Oysters XO Press

“Guests wined and dined on an impressive spread that featured staff who came right up to you to personally shuck your oysters.”

Politico
Oysters XO Press

Another popular attraction were the on-tap oyster girls…”You’re a one-woman oyster bar.”

Art News
Oysters XO in the Press

“As an interactive alternative to a stationary raw bar, roaming servers from Oysters XO shuck oysters on the spot, with buckets of oysters hanging from their waists.”

BizBash

Rifko Meier’s Oysters XO will hand-deliver fresh oysters at your next party.

Thrillist
Oysters XO Press

JUST SHUCK IT: Rifko Meier and Oysters XO’s Five Steps to Shuck an Oyster

Flavors Magazine
Oysters XO Press

“They’re lady oyster shuckers who make shellfish fun.”

Washington City Paper

“If you think Y chromosomes go better with mollusks, allow us to introduce the Oyster Guys, foxy young things who rove with a bucket and shucking knife, bringing briny goodness straight to your mouth…”

ZAGAT
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5 Wedding Catering Trends We Are Drooling Over

Huffington Post
Stop Press for Oysters XO

“Personal oyster shuckers get the party started.”

WTOP

Attaché Exclusive Boston | Oysters XO

Luxury Attaché
Oysters XO Press

“The Oysters come straight from the oyster farm to the party and create a unique experience for guests. Yes – the world is your oyster!”

Design Cuisine
Oysters XO Press

“The oyster girls,” as they’re known, dress according to the occasion and are schooled in discussion points on mollusks’ aphrodisiac qualities, plus they can be rented by the hour. Because naked sushi is so last decade.”

New York Grub Street

The attraction lies in the presentation and the interactive experience between guests and the Oyster Chefs.

You’re Engaged Now What

We sat down with the oyster expert to hear about the origins of his company and his passion for bivalves.

The Local Palate
Oysters XO in the Press

GrillHampton & Taste of Two Forks 2013: The Many Delights of Two Days of Fabulous Food

DansPapers

“What Millennials Love to Eat at Weddings – “Among her favorites are […] ‘Roaming Oysters’”

Brides Magazine

Mike Bourie of Oysters XO, a mobile oyster shucking company, recently took a tour of the Charleston Oyster Farm with Caitlyn Mayer and Tom and Peter Bierce.

Post and Courier

“Your average raw bar, it’s so, well, stationary. And non-interactive. If you want to spice up the mollusk service at your next party, consider calling in Oysters XO.

Newsday
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“She’ll deploy a small army of shuck enthusiasts armed with buckets of your chosen oysters on ice, condiments at the ready and one metal mesh glove.”

UrbanDaddy
Oysters XO featured in Guest of a Guest

Hamptons Magazine Memorial Day Weekend Party with Cover Star Brooke Shields

Guest Of A Guest