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Category Archives: oysters
Psst, the not-so-secret kryptonite ingredient in our Thanksgiving stuffing is…oysters! Oysters have historically been part of stuffing since colonial times, back when oysters were cheap and oyster reefs were plentiful all along the Eastern seaboard. Today, oysters are typically served … Continue reading
It’s October, which means the air is crisp and the oysters are fattening up nicely for the winter! We’ve moved from summer rosés to heartier beers, and what better way to embrace Octoberfest than with some beer granita over oysters? … Continue reading
Nothing better than an ice-cold raw oyster on the half-shell, right? Well, it’s hard to top that, but we recognize that sometimes it’s nice to mix things up with cooked oysters too, especially if you’re trying to convince someone to … Continue reading
One of the most common questions we get is “Where can we buy your products?” Well, we’ve heard you loud and clear, and now we’ve added another way for New Yorkers to get fresh, high quality shellfish through W&T Seafood’s … Continue reading
Photo: The Bounty We’re in the height of summer and there’s no better time to set sail with The Bounty on a boysterous journey! I’m thrilled to announce a Meetup at the Bounty (131 Greenpoint Ave, Brooklyn) on Tuesday, August … Continue reading
Do you know how many gallons of water an adult oyster can filter each day? What 18th century ladies man was said to breakfast on 50 oysters each day? What species of oyster grows from southern Canada to the Gulf … Continue reading