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Wellfleet Oysters Recipe

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Contributor:  
Contributor:  
William Rice
Added: Tuesday, April 28, 2009

Category:
Category:

Ingredients:  
Ingredients:  
12 Wellfleet oysters
dash of cocktail sauce

Directions:
Directions:
Walk the beaches of Wellfleet, preferably Jeremy Point or Billingsgate Island, at low tide. Find and pick up 12 2" oysters. Bang with rock or another oyster to remove anything attached to the shell. Open shell at hinge with sharp knife. Add cocktail sauce and eat.

Number Of Servings:
Number Of Servings:
2-4
Preparation Time:
Preparation Time:
1 minute
Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
Nothing is fresher that eating food seconds after it has been caught!

 

 

 

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