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Oysters

lbbflbbf Posts: 33

My son is back in town from college and wanted some grilled oysters. Picked up a sack of 50 and went to town. I've never shucked, or grilled an oyster before. After youtubbing how to shuck an oyster and picking up an oyster knife it wasn't hard at all.

Melted some margarine in the microwave. Added garlic, basil, and a touch of white wine. The grill was 450. Spooned a tablespoon of the butter on each and grilled for 3 min. Added parmesan cheese and more basil. Grilled another 3 min. Not a single oyster was left behind.


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  • Hans61Hans61 Posts: 3,409
    That's awesome nice post!
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  • That's the way to do it! NICE!
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  • JohnnyTarheelJohnnyTarheel Posts: 5,138
    Fantastic brother!!
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  • lousubcaplousubcap Posts: 16,771
    Congrats on going above and beyond with the request.  He obviously thought you would sort it out and you certainly did.  I'm not the sharpest tack in the box but by my math there are quite a few more out there for consumption??? ;)
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  • da87da87 Posts: 638
    Little better in this world than fresh oysters - raw, grilled,....  great cook!
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  • northGAcocknorthGAcock Posts: 10,023
    da87 said:
    Little better in this world than fresh oysters - raw, grilled,....  great cook!
    Don't forget my favorite....Oyster Stew. 
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  • lbbflbbf Posts: 33
    da87 said:
    Little better in this world than fresh oysters - raw, grilled,....  great cook!
    Don't forget my favorite....Oyster Stew. 

    Oyster stew is hard to beat.
  • SGHSGH Posts: 24,064
    @lbbf
    As you are already well aware, oysters are one of my all time very favorites. They are truly a gift from the Gods. Oysters, along with shrimp and lobster, automatically earns the SOA. Great job brother :clap:

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  • SteveGSteveG Posts: 3
    OK, heading to the store for oysters!
  • kbr718kbr718 Posts: 69
    Yum!
    LBGE Chicago, IL
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