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The sweet potato purée and onion marmalade enhance the natural sweetness of scallops in this recipe by New Orleans chef Frank Brigtsen.
Sweet crabmeat and shrimp enrich the stuffing of these broiled mollusks, one dish in a pantheon of New Orleans cooked oyster recipes.
These Parmesan-topped charbroiled oysters can also be grilled.
This ubiquitous New Orleans oyster recipe was invented at Antoine's in 1889.
Fried oysters are paired with a garlicky sauce in this toothsome appetizer recipe served at Upperline, a restaurant in New Orleans' Uptown neighborhood.
Chef Frank Brigtsen's version of this classic New Orleans oyster recipe includes bacon, ham, and sherry for fuller flavor.
In this version of the classic hors d'oeuvre, oysters are cooked with garlic and wine, then set "astride" toasted garlic bread slices and sprinkled with bacon.
Sweet-tart green tomato pickle and spicy cranberry and horseradish relish are delicious with roasted oysters, an Eastern Shore staple.
This zesty mix of fresh seafood, tomato and lime juices, and hot sauce is a refreshing snack or light meal eaten along Mexico's coasts.
A mix of dried shrimp, eggs, and tangy achiote makes an intensely savory topping for fried tortillas in this simple dish, eaten as an appetizer or snack in coastal Oaxaca.
In coastal Oaxaca, both fresh and dried shrimp appear in all kinds of preparations. Here, they bring texture and intense umami flavor to a classic pico de gallo.
To simplify this recipe from Tabasco state for pan-fried crabs in a smoky chipotle sauce, ask your fishmonger to clean and cut the live crabs in half for you.
This spicy crab casserole is a specialty of Sting-Ray's in Cape Charles, Virginia.
Sea scallops on the half shell are seasoned with herbs and a dusting of Parmesan.
Thyme and white wine bring out the sweet flavor of mussels in these popular cicheti.
In this elegant take on surf and turf, served as an appetizer at Ai Fiori in New York City, chef Michael White nestles sweet scallops, black truffles, and celery root purée into split marrow bones and broils them under a blanket of bone marrow.
Roberto Santibañez, chef at Fonda restaurant in Brooklyn, New York, shared his recipe for this bracing seafood cocktail, a popular Mexican hangover cure.
These sweet spot prawns are doused in a simple citrus sauce that adds a zesty burst of flavor to each bite.
This recipe comes from David Bazir-gan of The Fifth Floor restaurant in San Francisco.
These delicious dumplings stuffed with minced shrimp, scallions, water chestnuts, and bamboo shoots are easy to make with store-bought gyoza (pot-sticker) wrappers.