For the love and learning of shellfishW
e love shellfish around here. All of it- any kind, prepared any way. But we really love fresh shucked oysters and clams. We’ve been working on mastering the art of shucking- and let me tell you, it ain’t easy! We are finally making strides in this department this picture certainly proves that!
Oyster Resources and Recommendations:
Learn about different kinds of oysters.
Check out Oysterology.com It’s an incredible resource and their database is unbelievable.
Learn more about the history of Oysters
Oysters played a big role in history. This books talks specifically their presence in New York City many years ago. Get your read on- The Big Oyster
The best Oysters in Westchester.
Saltaire Oyster Bar in Port Chester, NY. Hands down- the best oysters around. Be sure to make a reservation first – the secret is out.
Best Oysters are best for beginners.
Typically West Coast Oysters are what I recommend. They tend to be smaller and less briny.