Welcome to the W&T Seafood blog! We’re a family-run oyster and seafood distributer in NYC, here to share our knowledge and passion for briny bivalves. Here you’ll find educational resources on oysters and shellfish, useful tips and recipes, and info on our events. Be sure to follow us on Facebook and Twitter for real-time updates, and subscribe to our newsletter for info on our upcoming events, classes and market days. Happy shucking!
Author Archives: Crystal Cun
For the last year, I’ve been cultivating a small oyster garden in NYC Harbor as part of the NY/NJ Baykeepers oyster gardening program. It has been a journey full of unexpected delights, failures and mysteries. This year, the oyster gardening … Continue reading
Maybe you love eating oysters, but do you also know how to shuck them? It’s not difficult and it’s not dangerous, especially when you’ll be getting guidance from some of New York’s most enthusiastic ostreaphiles! On Monday, June 23, we’ll … Continue reading
We’ve had a wet winter and chilly spring here in New York, one that has stymied the plans of gardeners and farmers hoping to get an early start to the growing season. While they aren’t plants dependent on photosynthesis, oysters … Continue reading
After hearing so much positive buzz, we’re excited to announce Crave Fishbar (945 2nd Ave at 50th St) will be hosting an Oyster Lovers Meetup on Monday, May 5 at 6:30 pm! Chef Todd Mitgang is excited to show off … Continue reading
Photos: W&T Seafood Here in New York, the weather is finally starting to warm up and our thoughts are wandering to sunny beaches and dockside escapades. With that in mind, what better summer treat is there than a hefty lobster … Continue reading
It’s Friday night and right before you’re about to take off for a long weekend, the phone rings. There’s been a serious accident, or someone’s launched a massive petition against your product, or an employee is leveling accusations of harassment. … Continue reading