Oysters from Widow's Hole Farm

Dutch Kills CSA is opening orders for oysters! Head over to the Extras page to order and for more info.

Oysters are packed with a number of unique nutrients and minerals with great health benefits. Oysters aid in weight loss, lower cholesterol levels, reduce blood pressure, improve immune functions and increase bone strength.

Oysters are delivered in their shell and need to be opened in order to eat raw. You can find plenty of videos on how to open them on YouTube. An Oyster knife is also suggested.

However, fresh oysters can also be cooked in a varieties of recipes! See below for some ideas.

recipes

Oyster Chowder

Oyster Rockefeller

Oyster Stew

Three Cheese Oyster Gratin

Oyster Ceviche

Do you have a special oyster recipe you want to share? Let us know in the comments below!