Oysters With Camembert

5 from 1 vote

Oysters With Camembert

There really is nothing better than baked,melting cheese, is there?
Well, there is when you pair that with an oyster. Even writing this has me yearning for probably the most comfortable way of eating oysters on Planet Earth as the cheese wraps around the salty muscle inside those shells to create an eating experience like absolutely not other.
Servings 4 People
Prep Time 20 mins


  • 24 Normandy Oysters
  • 1 Camembert
  • 20g Butter
  • 2 tbsp Heavy Cream
  • Salt and Pepper to taste


  • Open oysters and remove them from their shells
  • Rinse shells, keeping oyster water
  • Poach flesh of the oyster in their juices for 1 minute
  • Return oysters to their shells
  • Pre-heat grill (or broiler)
  • Melt butter in asaucepan
  • Add chunks of you sliced cheese and melt
  • Stir in cream in it’s all smooth
  • Cover each oyster with mixture
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Place under the grill for 2 minutes or until the cheese is golden
  • Serve cheesy oysters


Pro Tip: Serve alongside some crusty garlic bread for dipping.
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Author: Piret Ilver
Course: Appetizer
Cuisine: French
Keyword: Camembert, oyster, oysters

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  1. 5 stars
    Since it’s a good Friday, I bought plenty of oysters from the market this morning. And it looks this recipe is perfect for tonight’s dinner. Thank you, Piret!

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