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Apalachee Bay oyster ranching: A new take on an old way of life

PANACEA – At low tide, the lines of oblong cages filled with oysters hang between craggy pilings over the water. If they look like something plucked …

Farming

An Oyster Lover’s Guide to Ireland

Courtesy of Connemara Oysters<p>The rumors are true—meaty, briny Irish oysters are worth traveling for. Here’s where to order up a dozen.<p>Among the many …

Ireland

An Oyster Obsessed Thanksgiving Menu

Scholars debate whether or not turkey was served at the first Thanksgiving. But we know that the settlers did some “fowling” before the event and the …

Thanksgiving

Oyster Dressing Recipes & Oyster Stuffing Recipes - Oyster Obsession™

Oyster Dressing Recipes<p>Get dozens of the best oyster dressing recipes from your favorite magazines, cookbooks, chefs and food blogs. Think that if …

Seafood

Pearls of wisdom: A new bed of oysters is cropping up in Florida

Many good things come from Florida waters, most deliciously the oyster. The Apalachee, then Europeans and Africans mastered the skill of cracking …

Restaurants

The Most Expensive Thanksgiving Dinner in America Will Set You Back $76,000

As much as you may enjoy a traditional home-cooked Thanksgiving feast, there's zero shame in opting to dine out for Turkey Day. After all, who …

Restaurants

REVIEW: Oysters & Wine at Origines French Bistro

The good:<p>Excellent wine<p>Great charcuterie<p>Refined yet cozy design<p>The bad:<p>Lacking service<p>Oysters left something to be desired<p>While French fare isn’t new in Taipei, there are few quality bistros and wine bars. Origines in Da’an District hopes to answer the need for both.<p>The venue, officially titled …

Restaurants

The Doctor is In

Meet the scientist behind Alabama’s oyster farming movement, a transplant from up east who has made his mark down south.<p>text by Emmett burnett • …

Cape Cod

Oyster farmers struggling to meet demand

High demand: Jason Armstrong from Armstrong Oysters said NSW farmers are struggling to keep up with the country's high demand for the delicacy.<p>Jason …

Agriculture

​Restoring wild oyster beds, one acre at a time

An estimated 70 percent of commercial marine fish species in the northeast U.S. live in estuaries…

Oceans

East Coast vs West Coast Oysters: It All Comes Down to Merroir

Oysters have been a part of the human diet for thousands of years. They are regularly consumed on six of the seven continents. One serving boasts a …

Great Oyster Bars from Coast to Coast

From the Gulf of Maine to Long Island Sound to the California coast, here are a few spots where you can grab a seat and slurp wonderful oysters.<p>From …

Restaurants

10 best places for buck-a-shuck oysters in Vancouver

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again: Vancouver is blessed with some of the freshest oysters around, thanks in large part to the city’s close …

Restaurants

How to Shuck an Oyster - Alabama Gulf Seafood

It can seem like the trickiest task in the world of seafood, but shucking an oyster can be easy if you’ve got the right tools.

Article: Bay’s oyster aquaculture harvest closing in on wild fishery

More than a century after the first oysters were planted on a Virginia bar, aquaculture has firmly taken hold in the Chesapeake Bay. The value of …

Farming

Mushroom and Oyster Pies

Traditionally a popular pie filling because they were so cheap, oysters have had a radical image change over the last century. Now people prefer to …

Recipes

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Travel

VIDEO: 60th Annual Urbanna Oyster Festival recap

<b>by Tom Chillemi</b><p>Friday was a good day to dream. Warm sun, cool shade and cold beer at the craft brewery tent—Festival Village was hopping.<p>Ben Fetter …

Festivals

Oysters can hear — and other strange things you don't know about them

These unassuming bivalves live fascinating lives.<p>For such small and innocuous creatures, there sure is a lot of lore about oysters. They have been …

Seafood

The Ordinary’s Smoked Oysters

Get the recipe for one of Charleston’s favorite bites<p>If there is one dish without which <i>New Charleston Cuisine</i> would be incomplete, it’s The Ordinary’s smoked oysters, which play an outsized role in so many visitors’ dining memories of Charleston. Praised repeatedly in the national press, the dish …

Recipes

SCR Oyster Festival

New Orleans

Behind the Scenes at China’s First International Oyster Shucking Contest

Wall-to-wall fun at Shuck Off 2017.<p>“It’s such a personal thing. It’s going into combat. But you’re not fencing with the other guys, you’re fencing …

Restaurants

8 November 2017: Old-Fashioned Scalloped Oysters

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Oysters are big business for Virginia agriculture

WASHINGTON — November is Virginia Oyster Month, drawing attention to Virginia’s growing oyster-production industry.<p>Last year, Virginia sold more than …

Agriculture

Oyster season begins

Get your fresh Gulf oysters today as the season opens in the western portion of the Mississippi Sound.<p>News 25’s Toni Miles was there when the season …

St. Louis

Oyster dressing

½ c. unsalted butter<br>2 stalks celery, chopped<br>4 green onions or scallions, chopped<br>1 lg. yellow onion, chopped<br>4 c. crumbled cornbread<br>2 c. soft bread …

Recipes

Recipes: Chef Kevin Belton's Mom's Oyster Dressing

Mom's Oyster Dressing<p>1 9×9 pan cornbread<br>8 Tbsp. butter<br>3 Tbsp. Creole seasoning<br>2 cups onions, diced<br>1 cup celery, diced<br>1/2 cup bell pepper, diced<br>1Tbsp. …

Recipes

5 Of The Best Oyster Festivals In America

Fact: People who attend oyster festivals are fun.<p>1. Pemaquid Oyster Festival // Damariscotta, ME<p>Maine, oysters, salty breeze blowing in your face, …

Festivals

Introduction to Making Oysters Great Again

A brief introduction of your Oyster Ninja Gardner Douglas.  Over the years I have met some great people from the Atlantic to the Pacific …

Pacific Ocean