Best Oyster Bars in the US

    …. America's Best Oyster Bars Travel and Leisure issued a nice list of America's top oyster bars. It is a good list, as far as I can see. Here is the list, including the Travel and Leisure comments. I added my photos. For a similar listing see: America's Best Oyster Bars (2013) Hog Island Oyster Company: San Francisco, California Located inside the Ferry…

    2 readers - By Dr. Christian G.E. Schiller/ schiller-wine

    Best Pairing of the Summer: Mad Violets Riesling with Grilled Oysters

    … with minerality and stone fruit flavors and an acidity that starts your mouth salivating, the wine then lightens with notes of honey, honeysuckle, and flowers on the finish. Mad Violets crafts this Riesling in the the off-dry German Kabinett style. I paired this delicious-on-its own-but-even-better-with-food wine with freshly grilled oysters straight…

    4 readers - By Oregon Winette

    Farm to fingers - visit to Carlingford Oyster Farm

    …Everyone knows that the shorter the distance food travels, the fresher it is when you take a bite. My visit to Carlingford Oyster Farm gave me a rare treat of dining on oysters just pulled from salt water. The visit was arranged by Failte Ireland for a dozen bloggers who had been in the country for TBEX. As we gazed out on an inlet at low tide…

    1 readers - By Diane Letulle/ Wine Lover's Journal