Advertisement

How to Shuck an Oyster (Page 3)

Work to Release the Top Shell

Step 2: Work to Release the Top Shell

Place the tip of the knife between the top and bottom shells just adjacent to the hinge. Press inward, twisting and wiggling your knife tip, to release the top shell. At first, it may seem like you aren’t making progress, but continue with gentle pressure.

Step 3: Pop Open the Top Shell »


Get a full year of EatingWell magazine.
World Wide Web Health Award Winner Web Award Winner World Wide Web Health Award Winner Interactive Media Award Winner