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Oysters natural with Thai dressing recipe

A nice little twist on fresh oysters. This Thai dressing has the flavour balance of salty , sweet and sour. Find more on Kidspot New Zealand's recipe finder



  • 1 doz opened fresh oysters
  • 1 tbsp brown sugar
  • 1 tbsp soy sauce
  • 1 tbsp fish sauce
  • 1 tbsp lime juice
  • 1 small piece of ginger sliced
  • 2 coriander roots, sliced
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1 chilli , finely chopped
  • 1 red onion , diced finely
  • 12 coriander leaves


In a small saucepan place the water, brown sugar, chilli, fish sauce, soy sauce, lime juice, ginger and coriander root. Bring to the boil and simmer for 2 mins.

Strain and set aside to cool.

To each oyster just before serving add 1 tsp of the dressing with a little diced red onion and a coriander leaf.

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