Bothy Oysters - Fishbox

Bothy Oysters - Fishbox
Fishboxer Fish is the Dish from Edinburgh


4 oysters shucked, reserving juice and shell

4 slices of black pudding

2 tsp of apple sauce

salt & pepper

50ml malt whisky


lemon wedges



Preheat the grill. 

Microwave the black pudding for 1 minute (Microwave Power: 800 Watt) 

Remove skin and mix with the apple sauce, salt and black pepper. 

Poach oysters for 1 minute in their own juices along with the whisky.

Remove oysters and set aside. 

Add whisky liquid to black pudding mixture and beat well. 

Shave a few fine slices of cheese. 

Place 2-3 x 5ml spoon (2-3 teaspoons) of black pudding mixture into each oyster shell, top with an oyster and cover with cheese shavings. 


Grill for 1-2 minutes until the cheese melts. Serve with lemon wedges and more malt!


Recipe from Fish is the Dish