5 different oyster toppings to try this summer, thanks to Jono Fleming - Temple & Webster Journal. Classic mignonette and kilpatrick recipes, plus Asian flavours in Ponzu and Spicy versions, and a grown up Gin & Tonic. Create your own oyster bar!
Carefully simmering fresh ginger in water for a good, long while is the key to deep, rounded flavor. Once you have the ginger syrup on hand, a hankering for ginger ale can be satisfied practically instantly (the drink's trademark fizz comes from seltzer).
Highlands Oyster Mignonette by Saveur. Oysters raised in less-briny waters lack adequate salinity; chef Frank Stitt recommends serving them with a ramekin of this tart sauce made fizzy with the addition of prosecco.
I prefer my oysters raw with minimal embellishment. Since oysters and Champagne are a classic pairing as are oysters and mignonette, I thought I'd combine them. This is now one of my favorite ways to enjoy oysters!