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Food to enhance your mood!

POSTED ON 14 FEBRUARY 2017

Oysters are said to be an aphrodisiac so what better way to celebrate Valentine’s Day with a loved one, with this dish of oysters with oriental dressing by chef John Torode. It’s quick and simple to prepare too!

Serves 4
Preparation time: 15 minutes
Cooking time: No cooking required

FOR THE SAUCE
• 1 garlic clove, minced
• Thumb-sized piece ginger, finely chopped
• 2 tbsp mirin
• 1tbsp soy sauce
• 4 spring onion, finely sliced
• 1 red chilli, finely chopped
• 2 tbsp sesame oil
• Bunch chives, finely chopped, to serve

METHOD
1.     Shuck your oysters if not already prepared
2.   To make the sauce, mix all the ingredients together in a small bowl. Drizzle the sauce over the oysters, then sprinkle with chopped chives and serve straight away.

And that’s it – all prepared!

Top tip!
If you don’t know how to shuck your oysters, ask your local fishmonger, who will be able to do this for you

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