How are oysters boiled?


  1. Delete any oysters with cracked shells or open, dead ones. Clean any remaining oysters in cold water while using a dull paring knife to scrape off any barnacles.
  2. Half the oysters should be placed in a steamer with boiling water. Remove oysters as they open and steam for 5 to 8 minutes under cover.
  3. butter and hot oysters in their shells.
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