Oysters with Maple-Vegetable Mignonette

  • Preparation 30 MIN
  • Servings 1
  • Makes 2 dozen
These oysters served on a bed of ice are the ideal holiday bites.



  1. In a bowl, combine the radishes with the celery, vinegar, chives, maple syrup and pepper. Season with salt. Refrigerate.
  2. Shuck the oysters and detach the meat from the shells. Arrange the oysters on a serving dish covered in packed, clean snow, crushed ice or coarse salt.
  3. Garnish the oysters with the mignonette. Drizzle with Tabasco, to taste. Serve with lemon wedges.


Amber maple syrup was chosen in this recipe for its rich flavour.

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