Savory Oyster Recipes

SAVEUR magazine shows you how to prepare oysters many different ways with these savory oyster recipes.

Oysters Rockefeller

Oysters Rockefeller
This ubiquitous New Orleans dish was invented at Antoine's in 1889. See the recipe for Oysters Rockefeller »Todd Coleman

Oysters DuPont

Oysters DuPont
Crabmeat, feta, and capers are broiled atop garlic-and-herb-dressed oysters in this salty-sweet dish. See the recipe for Oysters DuPontIngalls Photography

Oyster Pie with Buttermilk Biscuits

Oyster Pie with Buttermilk Biscuits
This classic oyster stew from Justin Devillier, the chef of La Petite Grocery in New Orleans, is packed full of Swiss chard and flavored with smoky ham and absinthe, which perfumes each steaming bite with an enticing note of licorice. The buttermilk biscuits on top are just as delicious cooked separately and slathered with butter and honey. Get the recipe for Oyster Pie with Buttermilk Biscuits »Christina Holmes; Spoon from Old World Kitchen

Brigtsen's Oysters LeRuth

Brigtsen's Oysters LeRuth
Sweet crabmeat and shrimp enrich the stuffing of these broiled oysters. See the recipe for Brigtsen's Oysters LeRuthTodd Coleman

Oyster Po'boy

Oyster Po'boy
This New Orleans po'boy is piled high with fried oysters. See the recipe for Oyster Po'boyChris Granger

Grilled Oysters with Butter Sauce

Grilled Oysters with Butter Sauce
Grill these oysters over grapevine cuttings if you can get them. See the recipe for Grilled Oysters with Butter Sauce*Jorg Brockmann

Oyster Stuffing

Oyster Stuffing
Stuffing recipes from the East and Pacific Northwest were found to have this special ingredient-oysters.Christopher Hirsheimer

Roasted Oysters with White Wine

Roasted Oysters with White Wine
Use an entre-deux-mers or other dry white wine for this dish. See this recipe for Roasted Oysters with White WineJorg Brockmann

Barbecued Oysters

Barbecued Oysters
Shuck a mess of oysters for this dish¿one bite of their slightly poached, oh-so-tender meat, and you'll be glad you did. See this recipe for Barbecued OystersLaurie Smith

Shrimp and Oyster Perloo

Shrimp and Oyster Perloo
This Lowcountry specialty is our favorite one-pot rice dish. See this recipe for Shrimp and Oyster PerlooAndré Baranowski