James River Oysters (Virginia)
You can choose from the larger warm water varieties with their milder taste or the cold water Bluepoints with their exquisite briny flavor.
There is risk associated with consuming new oysters or any raw animal protein. If you have chronic Illness of the liver , stomach or blood or hav immune disorders, you are at greater rusk of seious illness from raw oyster and should eat oysters fully cooked. If unsure of your risk, consult a physician.