Category Archives: oysters

Thanksgiving Oysters

In this week’s Portland Phoenix, I wrote that you should eat oysters during the holidays – share them at your holiday meal or bring them to a party instead of a ho-hum bottle of wine. Of course, I had to … Continue reading

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Showing Off Portland Food

The title of this post has two meanings, and I’m going to bury the lede here by telling you about my friends’ recent visit. Two chefs from the other Portland came to visit me, and you know I love to … Continue reading

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Shuck Truck at El Rayo

That’s a $5 spread you see right there (including the happy hour beer). El Rayo Taqueria has $1 oysters on Mondays, and today they had the Shuck Truck serving Cabin Cove Oysters from the Damariscotta River. Oysters were briny, served … Continue reading

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