Mere Point Oyster Company https://www.merepointoyster.com EST. 2016 MAINE Wed, 20 May 2020 20:32:08 +0000 en hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://www.merepointoyster.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/cropped-mpoc-site-icon-512x512-32x32.png Mere Point Oyster Company https://www.merepointoyster.com 32 32 Maine Voices: Aquaculture benefits waterfront communities https://www.merepointoyster.com/news/recent-news/ https://www.merepointoyster.com/news/recent-news/#respond Fri, 24 Jan 2020 22:44:03 +0000 https://www.merepointoyster.com/?p=26359 The post Maine Voices: Aquaculture benefits waterfront communities appeared first on Mere Point Oyster Company.

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"To ensure that future generations of Mainers can live and prosper on the water, we must welcome new economic opportunities to our coast."

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Oyster Chowder Recipe https://www.merepointoyster.com/recipes/oyster-chowder-recipe/ https://www.merepointoyster.com/recipes/oyster-chowder-recipe/#respond Sat, 21 Jul 2018 15:43:12 +0000 https://www.merepointoyster.com/?p=25137 The post Oyster Chowder Recipe appeared first on Mere Point Oyster Company.

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Oyster Chowder

Ingredients (Serves 4)
2 dozen oysters
½ c chopped Pancetta or bacon
3 c chopped leeks
2 T fresh thyme
2 russet potatoes cubed
3 bottles of clam juice
3 c half and half or milk
3 T flour
Parsley and oyster crackers for serving

Directions

  1. Steam oysters in a small amount of water in a large soup pot until they open. Set oysters aside to cool and reserve liquid.
  2. Sautee pancetta in the same pot until crisp. Set aside.
  3. Add leeks to pot and sauté until they soften.
  4. Whisk in flour. Gradually whisk in clam juice, half and half and a bit of reserved oyster liquid.
  5. Add potato and thyme and bring to a boil.
  6. Reduce heat, cover and simmer until potato is tender – about 10 minutes.
  7. Shuck oysters and add them until they are heated through.
  8. Serve with fresh parsley and oyster crackers.

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Grilled Oysters Recipe https://www.merepointoyster.com/recipes/grilled-oysters-recipe/ https://www.merepointoyster.com/recipes/grilled-oysters-recipe/#respond Sat, 21 Jul 2018 15:37:45 +0000 https://www.merepointoyster.com/?p=25133 The post Grilled Oysters Recipe appeared first on Mere Point Oyster Company.

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Grilled Oysters
(They pop right open after steaming!)

Ingredients
Oysters
Lemon wedges or Cocktail sauce

Directions

  1. Place whole oysters on the grill.
  2. Wait several minutes until they pop open.
  3. Eat them with a squeeze of lemon or cocktail sauce.

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Maine Oyster Trail! https://www.merepointoyster.com/uncategorized/maine-oyster-trail/ https://www.merepointoyster.com/uncategorized/maine-oyster-trail/#respond Sat, 21 Jul 2018 15:33:16 +0000 https://www.merepointoyster.com/?p=25129 The post Maine Oyster Trail! appeared first on Mere Point Oyster Company.

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Mere Point Oyster Company is proud to be part of The Oyster Trail of Maine! You can read more about it here.

Visit the Saturday Brunswick Farmer’s Market at Crystal Spring Farm to try some of our locally-grown oysters.

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