If you are fortunate enough to find yourself on an oyster laden beach somewhere in the pacific NorthWest then this video is for you. Alternatively you can buy a bucket of oysters from the market and impress your friends while effortlessly shucking oysters at your next dinner party. I use to wrestle with oysters and try to force them open at the back hinge until an old timer showed me where to slip a swiss army knife into the oyster and slice the muscle to free up the shell. Ever since I have been enjoying an oyster renaissance in my coastal cuisine.
How to Shuck an Oyster