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HustleCat Is Busting Into Your December With Yamwiches and 90s Hip-Hop

The restaurant concept is popping up at KO Pies at the Shipyard on December 9.

HustleCat, previously popping up at Sycamore
HustleCat, previously popping up at Sycamore

HustleCat, "a modern take on Southeast Asian street-food with a terroir-driven beverage program," according to its Twitter account, appears to be aiming to open a restaurant in 2015, but for now, you can catch the "two kickass females" behind it at pop-ups such as "Hustle on the Harbor," coming up on December 9.

The two kickass females in question are Alison Hearn (Steel & Rye, Myers + Chang, B&G Oysters, Ten Tables, etc.) and Haley Fortier (Sportello). At the December event, they'll be serving up an Asian porchetta sandwich with spicy green papaya slaw, and a "yamwich" will be available for vegetarians. $20 tickets are available for seatings at half-hour increments from 5:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m., and once you're done eating, head to the heated tent outside, which will be filled with 90s hip-hop, as well as "mirth, merriment, fun, frivolity, and games." Also, mulled apple cider will be available for purchase. Hats and mittens are encouraged, as are ugly holiday sweaters.

Follow @HustleCatBoston on Twitter to keep an eye on the duo's antics and upcoming plans.

KO Pies at the Shipyard

256 Marginal St, East Boston, MA 02128 (617) 418-5234 Visit Website