Oyster Heaven

Matunuck oysters.  The Narragansett Indians inhabited this area and called it Matunuck meaning “look out”.  Maybe the name reflected a need for security, or maybe it was the view. But the real star here are the oysters.

University of Rhode Island aquaculture grad Perry Raso farms the delicacies close by on Potter Pond. His pond-to-plate concept at Matunuck Oyster Bar is a winner and his restaurant is on our must-visit list whenever we are in Rhode Island. Three varieties: Matunuck, Rocky Road, and Wild Goose.  So sweet and tender. Rocky Roads are our favs.

 

Go Rhodies.

http://www.rhodyoysters.com

 

About KFBuchsbaum

A lover of words, learning something new every day, exploring new places, and meeting people from different cultures is what feeds my spirit. One significant thing I learned from my years in market research is that time away from an experience dilutes the memories.  You lose the highs and lows and end up with middle-of-the-road impressions.  The reason I started to blog, was to capture experiences real-time, in the moment.  I hope my moments help you relive some of your own great adventures or maybe plan some new.

Posted on May 21, 2018, in Food & Libations, USA and tagged , , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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