Oysters Rockfeller

Oysters Rockfeller
  • 4 servings
  • 0:25 Preparation
  • 0:20 Cooking
  • 0:45 Total Time

Ingredients

Add all
  • 1/2 cup
    (125 mL)

    butter

  • 4

    chopped celery stalks

  • 4

    chopped garlic cloves

  • 3

    chopped shallots

  • 3 x 4 oz
    (3 x 117 g)

    packet Spinach

  • 2

    parsley, chopped

  • 2 Tbsp.
    (30 mL)

    pernod

  • 3 Tbsp.
    (45 mL)

    Worcestershire sauce

  • 48

    oysters on the half-shell

  • 1 1/2 cup
    (375 mL)

    bread crumbs

  • Parmesan to taste

  • Cayenne pepper and salt to taste

Preparation

In a heavy saucepan, melt the butter and brown the celery for 5 minutes.

Add the garlic, shallots, spinach and parsley, then cook for 5 minutes.

Drain. Blend in the Pernod and the Worcestershire sauce. Season.

Open the oysters, leaving them on the half-shell.

Cover each oyster on the half-shell with the spinach mixture, adding the breadcrumbs and sprinkling with Parmesan.

In a preheated oven set on broil, brown lightly.

Season to taste.

Source: Metro

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