One of our most intriguing foods, oysters are like fine wine, its flavor a mirror of its habitat. Move a grapevine, you get a different wine. Oysters are same. Maryland oysters are sweet and delicate
A result of merroir, the content and characteristics of the sea in which it grows, the Chesapeake haunts every slurp or savor you have of an oyster taken from its tributaries.
Check out the links below to learn more about Maryland oysters and the locations where you can purchase them.
Find restaurants serving local oysters here: www.seafood.maryland.gov/oyster-pledge
Explore the seafood trail: www.visitmaryland.org/article/crack-shuck-savor-maryland
Try some oyster recipes: www.seafood.maryland.gov/category/oysters/
Learn about the Oyster Recovery Partnership: www.oysterrecovery.org/