Total Time
Prep 20 mins
Cook 20 mins

Ireland has two types of oysters, Native ( flat) and a kind of rock oyster (gigas).Native oysters are seasonal and the gigas are available all year round. This is a great recipe for oyster lovers. It is from the cookbook "Elegant Irish Cooking"

Ingredients Nutrition


  1. Heat oven to 400F degrees.
  2. Saute the onions& mushrooms lightly in the butter.
  3. Add flour& cook gently 2 minutes.
  4. Combine milk& Cream, add to onion, mushroom mixture.
  5. Bring to a boil stirring frequently.
  6. Add Sherry, cayenne, parslery& oyster liquor to the sauce.
  7. Arrange opened oysters on individual oven proof plates (cassoulets).
  8. Pour over the sauce and sprinkle the top with the bread crumbs.
  9. Bake 14 minutes and they are golden.

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