Fresh Oysters With 5 Zingy Dressings

Fresh oysters are a perfect starter for a special occasion or celebration. These dressings aren't meant to be cooked but are a perfect way to cut through the creaminess of fresh oysters and to add a zing to complement their natural flavour.

Fresh oysters are a perfect starter for a special occasion or celebration. These dressings aren’t meant to be cooked but are a perfect way to cut through the creaminess of fresh oysters and to add a zing to complement their natural flavour.

Get your oysters shucked for you at your local fish market, place them on a large serving dish on a bed of crushed ice, spoon over a mix of the bright dressings and you’ll be the most popular person at the party!

Chive And Lemon Vinaigrette

A bright and tart addition
Servings 2
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
 
 

  • 2 tbsp chives finely chopped
  • 1 teaspoon lemon zest finely grated
  • 1 segments of a lemon chopped
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 2 tbsp white balsamic vinegar
  • ½ teaspoon worcestershire sauce

Instructions
 

  • combine all the ingredients
  • Spoon about a tablespoon of the dressing over each oyster
Course: Starters
Keyword: oysters, seafood, starters

Pickled Ginger And Wasabi Vinaigrette

Gives a nice hot boost
Servings 2
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
 
 

  • ¼ cup 60ml light soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp pickled ginger finely chopped
  • ½ tsp sesame oil
  • 1 to 2 tsp wasabi paste

Instructions
 

  • Combine all the ingredients and spoon over the oysters
Course: Starters
Keyword: oysters, seafood, spicy, starters

Chilli Vinaigrette

Fresh with a nice hot kick
Servings 2
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
 
 

  • 1 red chilli finely chopped
  • 1 lime juiced
  • ½ lemon juiced
  • 1 tsp sugar
  • Freshly cracked black pepper
  • Salt
  • Good glug of olive oil
  • 1 tsp ground cardamom
  • Freshly chopped coriander leaves

Instructions
 

  • Combine all the vinaigrette ingredients and season with salt and pepper
  • Spoon about a tablespoon of the dressing over each oyster
Course: Starters
Keyword: chilli, oysters, spicy, starters

Red Wine Vinegar Vinaigrette

Mellow and tasty
Servings 2
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
 
 

  • ¼ cup red wine vinegar
  • 3 shallots finely diced
  • ¾ cup olive oil salt and pepper

Instructions
 

  • Combine the vinegar, shallots, and olive oil together and mix well
  • Season the dressing with salt and pepper and spoon over the oysters
Course: Starters
Keyword: appetizer, oysters, spicy, starters

Rice Wine Vinaigrette

So pretty with an asian flavour
Servings 2
Total Time 10 mins

Ingredients
 
 

  • 1 tsp finely grated ginger
  • 4 tbsp rice wine vinegar
  • 1 tsp castor sugar
  • 1 tsp soy sauce
  • 6 tbsp grape seed oil
  • 2 tbsp olive oil
  • ½ tbsp lemon juice
  • Chives finely chopped
  • 3 tbsp salmon roe or ocean trout roe

Instructions
 

  • Whisk together all the ingredients in a bowl
  • Spoon the vinaigrette over the oysters
  • Sprinkle the oysters with chives and roe
Course: Starters
Keyword: appetizer, dressing, oysters, salad dressing, seafood, starters, vinaigrette
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