Oyster Fry

Be the first to review
READY IN: 25mins
Recipe by mollypaul

Richly delicious and easily made. From the Southern chapter of the United States Regional Cookbook, Culinary Arts Institute of Chicago, 1947. Cooking time is approximate.

Ingredients Nutrition

  • 8 eggs
  • 12 large oysters
  • salt and pepper, to taste
  • flour
  • cracker crumb
  • 2 tablespoons butter


  1. Beat two eggs in one bowl, the other six in another one.
  2. Drain oysters, season lightly, dip in flour followed by beaten egg, then in cracker crumbs.
  3. Fry oysters in butter until brown on one side only.
  4. Pour the six beaten eggs over the oysters; season with salt and pepper.
  5. Cook until golden; turn and brown on the other side.

Join the Conversation

  • all
  • reviews
  • tweaks
  • q & a