Tag Archives: Oyster

• Strange Bedfellows: Scotch Whisky and Oysters

Strange Bedfellows: Scotch Whisky and Oysters

Scotch and oysters start out seeming like odd mates, but sip, slurp, close your eyes, and enjoy the fun of two great delicacies come together. Imagine scotch in its native habitat: oyster-grey sky, fog thick with salt spray, just the faintest whiff of the sea rolling over green hills. The old garden adage, “What grows […]

• Oysters! Wine! Bliss! Pacific Coast Oyster Wine Competition

Oysters! Wine! Bliss! Pacific Coast Oyster Wine Competition

Taylor Shellfish Farms is pleased to announce the Pacific Coast Oyster Wine Competition 2011 “Oyster Award” winners! After three tiers of judging wines with oysters (119 wines entered), 10 West Coast wines (5 California, 3 Washington and 2 Oregon) have been selected as equal winners of the 2011 “Oyster Award” awarded to wines judged best […]

• Can You Ever Get Enough Beer-and-Food Pairings? Here's 5 Perfect Ones

Can You Ever Get Enough Beer-and-Food Pairings? Here's 5 Perfect Ones

What’s the best nosh with beer? Here, from a couple of New York’s finest beer experts, are five unique pairings.Following the gastropub tips are DIY dishes, with recipes, to bring the pairings home. 1. Dry stout and oysters. White wine and oysters seem the most genius flavor combination, especially when they’re both briny, creamy and […]

• NZ: Delegat's Group swoops for Oyster Bay Marlborough Vineyards

NZ: Delegat's Group swoops for Oyster Bay Marlborough Vineyards

Delegat’s Group has moved to acquire full control of under-pressure Oyster Bay Marlborough Vineyards in order to protect its wine grape supplies for the Oyster Bay brand. Delegat’s said today (18 October) that it will seek to buy all remaining shares in Oyster Bay Marlborough Vineyards that it does not already own.

• "Great Oyster Shooter Face Off" Competition in NYC for best recipe. Are you worthy?

"Great Oyster Shooter Face Off" Competition in NYC for best recipe. Are you worthy?

Grand Central Oyster Bar is searching for the best oyster shooter recipe, and is accepting entries from now through Thursday, September 16, for their first annual “Great Oyster Shooter Face Off.” Recipes must be martini-style cocktails, iced and served in a martini glass, that feature a raw oyster to compliment the drink. The final competition […]