Think You Have The Best Original Oyster Recipe?
07/26/2012 | Posted by kbarnesTags: seafood, oyster
Potential winning recipes are now being accepted for the 33rd National Oyster Cook-Off to be held on Saturday, October 20th at the St. Mary’s County Fairgrounds in Leonardtown, MD. Three recipes will be chosen to compete in the categories of Hors d’oeuvres, Soups & Stews and Main Dishes. Cash prizes will be awarded for each category and one grand prize winner will take home $1,000. The Oyster Cook-off is part of 45th Annual St. Mary’s Oyster Festival which also includes the U.S. National Oyster Shucking Championship. The Oyster Cook-off, along with the festival, is organized by the Rotary Club of Lexington Park and is supported by the MD Department of Natural Resources Seafood Marketing Program and the St. Mary’s County Department of Economic and Community Development. For more information on how to enter your winning recipe and official rules please go to Oyster Cook-Off.