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Old 11-13-2017, 04:57 PM   #1
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Oysters are one the foods i look forward to eating every year! As soon as the water hits below 60 degrees, i will be picking a few dozen to enjoy. This year i plan on doing smoked oysters and of course on the half shell with an assortment of toppings. What is your favorite way to enjoy them? Here is a few pics from last years haul
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:00 PM   #2
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my favorite way is throwing them away haha something I have never been able to enjoy eating
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:00 PM   #3
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I love oysters!!! My hubby and I enjoy them when we can, just a little harder to get them fresh around here
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:09 PM   #4
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nice!!!!
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:12 PM   #5
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Half Shell.... YUM
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:21 PM   #6
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love them fried, or smoked.
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:24 PM   #7
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Blackened with a cream based creole sauce w/ jalepenos, green onion, and shrimp diced into the sauce.
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:24 PM   #8
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Raw, fried, and Rockefeller!!!
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:38 PM   #9
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Blackened with a cream based creole sauce w/ jalepenos, green onion, and shrimp diced into the sauce.
That sounds good! I'll have to try that
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:39 PM   #10
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love them fried, or smoked.
I have yet to try them smoked but I hear they are good!
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:50 PM   #11
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Harvey was bad for the oyster industry in Texas!!!
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:52 PM   #12
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Beauties!! Yum!
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:53 PM   #13
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best I've had was a place in Panama City that had some steamed ones with 3 different kinds of cheeses on them and a jalapeno on top. man they were good. I also like em raw.
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Old 11-13-2017, 05:55 PM   #14
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Love me some oysters, but no longer eat them raw.
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Old 11-13-2017, 06:07 PM   #15
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Oyster on the Half shell, fried oyster, smoked oyster, oyster sandwich, oyster stew, oyster gumbo...thats about all.
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Old 11-13-2017, 06:40 PM   #16
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I've never liked oysters anyway they were prepared. That is until I ate the Jacked Up Oysters at Don's Seafood in Lafayette. Those oysters were delicious!
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Old 11-13-2017, 06:43 PM   #17
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Harvey was bad for the oyster industry in Texas!!!
Yea it has...plus TPWD just shut down oyster harvesting in several bays along the Texas coast
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Old 11-13-2017, 06:54 PM   #18
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Raw, fried, and Rockefeller!!!
Yup - Yup - and Yup..................

Never met an oyster I did not like..................
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Old 11-13-2017, 06:57 PM   #19
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Raw, fried, bienville, smoked, rockefeller- haven't found a way I don't like em. They taste best when bought right off the boat with TBHr The Cajun, from a coon-*** woman that could kick both our asses. $40 and a few beers well spent every time.



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Old 11-13-2017, 07:16 PM   #20
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I throw them on the smoker with a jalapeņo slice and a little bit of queso fresco.
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Old 11-13-2017, 08:20 PM   #21
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Fried oyster po boy!!
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Old 11-13-2017, 08:27 PM   #22
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Mouth watering. Love a fried oyster poboy. Remoulade, fresh home grown tomato and lettuce and shake on some Ragin Blaze. Or just about any other way you cook them or on the half shell. All with an ice cold beer.
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Old 11-13-2017, 08:36 PM   #23
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I prefer the charbroiled oysters at Dragos in New Orleans, that's my favorite. I do like a good fried oyster as well.

However, those massive handful looking oysters that are posted look like true trophies but I could not imagine eating one in 2-3 bites, those just don't do it for me,,,,
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Old 11-13-2017, 08:45 PM   #24
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I like them any way I can get them. Favorite is half shell and Rockefeller. Acme in Nola is hard to beat
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Old 11-13-2017, 09:12 PM   #25
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Man! You guys have me craving oyster! When does HEB start selling oysters on the shell so I could try some of these here recipes?!
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Old 11-14-2017, 08:26 AM   #26
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Raw, fried, bienville, smoked, rockefeller- haven't found a way I don't like em. They taste best when bought right off the boat with TBHr The Cajun, from a coon-*** woman that could kick both our asses. $40 and a few beers well spent every time.


They do taste the best when you buy them off the boat or hand pick them like i do. What is oysters bienville?
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They do taste the best when you buy them off the boat or hand pick them like i do. What is oysters bienville?
mushrooms and shrimp with a cream sauce, brandy, bread crumb mixture

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My father in law is bringing up some fresh ones from Austwell this week. Can't wait to bust into them, but he says they aren't that great yet. I don't care one way or another, just ready to break out the saltines/cocktail/horseradish for the appetizer, and get the grease hot for the main course!
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mushrooms and shrimp with a cream sauce, brandy, bread crumb mixture

Those look great!!! I'll have to give that a try
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I like mine topped with a shrimp, a dab of cocktail sauce and some parmesan then cooked on the grill.
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Gulf Oysters, anyway you can cook em. Never raw.

Cold water Oysters always on the half shell, mignonette, horseradish, hot sauce, cocktail and crackers.
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I prefer the charbroiled oysters at Dragos in New Orleans, that's my favorite. I do like a good fried oyster as well.

However, those massive handful looking oysters that are posted look like true trophies but I could not imagine eating one in 2-3 bites, those just don't do it for me,,,,
I dream about Drago's charbroiled oysters!
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Oyster Beenville is out of this world.
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Yes to all
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I've never liked oysters anyway they were prepared. That is until I ate the Jacked Up Oysters at Don's Seafood in Lafayette. Those oysters were delicious!
They are charbroiled on the halfshell with some Monterey jack cheese, bacon, jalepeno and butter. They are great.
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Anybody have a receive for fried oysters. I'd like to give it a try.
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