Dining In: Local Restaurant Recipes

Dining In: Local Restaurant Recipes

Dining out is enjoyable, but wouldn't you like to make restaurant quality meals at home? Better yet, why not make the exact dishes you have enjoyed at your favorite local restaurants. Moffly Media looked to the area chefs and restaurateurs for recipes to their most popular dishes and they were happy to oblige. We have collected them all in our virtual recipe box and organized them by contributor and category. Bon appetit!


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Fried Oysters

Contributed by: Osetra
Cusine: Seafood
# of Servings: 2
  • 10 plump shucked oysters
  • 1 cup buttermilk
  • 1/2 cup cornmeal
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • Salt to taste
  • 1/2 lemon
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 3 tablespoons sour cream
  • 1 tablespoon maple syrup
  • 1 pint blackberries
  • 1/4 cup pecans
  1. Dip oysters in buttermilk bath.
  2. Dredge oysters in equal parts flour and cornmeal until completely covered
  3. Shake off excess flour.
  4. Heat oil in large sauté pan,
  5. Cook oysters for about 2 minutes or until golden brown on each side.
  6. Remove oysters to paper towels to soak up excess grease.
  7. Season with salt.
  8. Mix sour cream and maple syrup in a bowl, whisking until smooth.
  9. Pour maple sour cream over oysters; add blackberries and pecans,
    and sprinkle with lemon juice.



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