Oysters are the common name for this popular, saltwater delicacy. Customers can buy this already shucked and cleaned. This oyster meat has a distinctive salty flavor and meaty texture.
Fun fact: Oyster meat that is consumed does not come from the same oysters that contain pearls.
Available as whole oysters, fresh, meat only (cleaned) and frozen on the half-shell and meat only (cleaned).
Oyster meat is most commonly fried and used for platters and sandwiches. Other popular uses are for dressings and soups.