I did eat them in college but it was more of a dare and the guys would always pick the biggest and grossest oysters to try.
As an adult, I wanted to try them on my own terms.
So, with a friend I went here tonight:
And I was brave enough to try the oysters.
We picked the mixed plate, 2 Bluepoints, 2 Malaspina and 2 Kumamoto.
|The small ones (the one that is empty is the Kumamoto, the next are the Malaspina (I think) and the next are the Bluepoints.|
The small oysters? The Kumamoto? They were like eating fried clams with a dollop of butter, sweet and rich and just my taste.
I also enjoyed the crab cocktail:
And my friend picked the Manhattan chowder:
My friend enjoyed the oysters on the crusty bread -
A day of firsts - finding oysters I actually liked!