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Oyster Stew with Evaporated Milk

Rated as 4.29 out of 5 Stars

"This is a great stew for a cold and wintry night. It will warm you up inside."
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1 h servings 325
Original recipe yields 5 servings (5 cups)


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  1. Place the carrots, potatoes, onion, celery, and bouillon cubes in a stock pot; pour enough water over the vegetables to cover. Turn heat to medium-high and bring to a boil; allow to boil for 30 minutes. Add the oysters with their juices and 1 teaspoon black pepper; boil another 3 minutes; reduce heat to low. Stir in the evaporated milk and butter; cook and stir until the butter melts completely. Season with salt and pepper to serve.

Nutrition Facts

Per Serving: 325 calories; 9.4 48.1 13.4 70 991 Full nutrition

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I really liked this recipe i just tried in my kitchen it makes me feel nice and warm and my throat feels better as well. This stew is best for a cold windy day in Massachusetts! THIS IS "D bEST"

Great basic recipe. We liked the lower fat content using the evaporated milk. Added a touch of worchester sauce and an extra can of evap milk because I had a can that was about read to expire....

Great on a cold rainy day. I made a few changes--just a few carrots, chicken boullion, added a little sherry, 1 shallot for onion. No extra salt or pepper due to salt in bullion cubes. Came ...

Good dish. I doubled the recipe, but instead of 16 oz of oysters, I used 8 oz of oysters and 10 oz of baby clams.

I loved this. It's really good. The problem I have is purchasing good quality oysters without the "bad stuff" in canned oysters. I think I'll spend a little extra and buy fresh oysters next t...

delicious! i added fresh chile during the 30 minute simmer for a spicier broth and fresh oysters (drained) instead of canned. comfort food, so yummy, a family favorite!