The Senate Chicken Caucus on Tuesday convened in a kickoff reception for the 118th Congress over chicken wings and local beers.

The event features eight U.S. Senators: Co-Chair of the Senate Chicken Caucus and event host Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE), Sen. Raphael Warnock (D-GA), Sen. Tom Carper (D-DE), Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC), Sen. Mike Braun (R-IN), Sen. John Boozman (R-AR), Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS), and Sen. Shelley Moore Capito (R-WV). Over 75 Senate staffers also attended.

Photos from the informal event can be found below.

NCC President Mike Brown and Sen. Chris Coons (D-DE), co-chair of the Senate Chicken Caucus and host of the event.

Sen. Coons with Senate Agriculture Committee Ranking Member John Boozman (R-AR).

Sen. Coons showcasing a chicken wing with Indiana Senator Mike Braun (R-IN).

Sen. Coons with Georgia Senator Rev. Raphael Warnock (D-GA).

Sen. Warnock addressing the crown alongside Sen. Coons and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS).

Sen. Coons and Sen. Hyde-Smith focused on the wings!