shelled whole oysters

Silky Oyster Chowder

  • 2 strips naturally cured bacon (optional)
  • 2 tbsp. butter
  • 1 large onion, peeled and diced
  • 1 tsp. old bay seasoning
  • 2 medium-sized gold or white potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 2 cups chicken stock (or fish stock)
  • 2 cups water (can also use water that is released from opening the oysters)
  • 3 celery stalks, diced
  • 1-2 carrots, diced
  • 1 […]

Creamy Oyster Chowder (sans cream)

  • 1 tbsp. olive oil
  • 2 onions, peeled and diced
  • 2 large Yukon Gold potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 5 cups chicken stock
  • 2-3 celery stalks, diced
  • 2 carrots, diced
  • 1 tbsp. fresh tarragon or ½ tsp. dried tarragon
  • 1 & 1/2 tsp. sea salt (or to taste)
  • 8 oz. shelled whole oysters (can use […]