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  Raw spinach 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)
  Parsley sprigs 3
  Stalk celery 1
  Scallions 3
  Fresh chervil 1 Teaspoon (Use Either 1 Or All)
  Fresh tarragon 1 Teaspoon (Use Either 1 Or All)
  Savory 1 Teaspoon (Use Either 1 Or All)
  Butter/1/2 cup butter and 1/2 cup margarine 1 Cup (16 tbs)
  Tabasco sauce 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Absinthe 2 Tablespoon
  Salt 1⁄2 Teaspoon
  Cayenne 1⁄8 Teaspoon
  Oysters in shells 24 (Use Live Fresh Variety)
  Fine dry bread crumbs 1⁄2 Cup (8 tbs)

1. Start oven, set at Hot, 450° F.
2. Put the washed spinach, parsley, celery, scallions, chervil, tarragon or savory through the food chopper, using the finest knife. (It may be necessary to put the greens through twice.) Gradually work them into the softened butter. Add the Tabasco sauce, absinthe, salt and cayenne. Taste and add more salt if needed.
3. Scrub and rinse the oysters, open them, discard the small upper shells, leaving oysters in the deeper, lower ones.
4. Place oysters in a shallow baking pan. Spread some of the prepared butter or margarine mixture over each oyster; sprinkle lightly with crumbs and dot with the remaining butter or margarine.
5. Bake about 10 minutes, or until the oysters are browned on top.

Recipe Summary

Difficulty Level: 
Side Dish
Cook Time: 
10 Minutes

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Nutrition Rank

Nutrition Facts

Serving size: Complete recipe

Calories 2668 Calories from Fat 1839

% Daily Value*

Total Fat 209 g321%

Saturated Fat 121.4 g607.2%

Trans Fat 0 g

Cholesterol 997.4 mg332.5%

Sodium 2331.8 mg97.2%

Total Carbohydrates 95 g31.7%

Dietary Fiber 6.8 g27.2%

Sugars 15.5 g

Protein 107 g213.4%

Vitamin A 236.8% Vitamin C 181.8%

Calcium 48.3% Iron 335%

*Based on a 2000 Calorie diet

Oysters Spinach Rockefeller Recipe