DEC Director & Commissioners visited the oyster farm and are heading back to Albany to report to Governor Cuomo. Brian Haskell, agent, and Isabel in background
Congressman Visits Greenport Oyster Farm to Witness Rebirth of Industry
Congressman Lee Zeldin shared oysters with Greeport’s Mike Osisnksi of Widow’s Hole Oyster Farm and other oyster farmers on Saturday.
North Fork, NY
By LISA FINN (Patch Staff) - April 3, 2016 5:21 pm ET Continue reading
“Greenport, like towns on Staten Island, prospered from the oyster.”
So wrote John Kochiss, author of “Oystering from New York to Boston,” in 1973, pointing back to the oyster’s heyday on eastern Long Island in the early part of the 20th century.
Fast-forward 100 years or so, and things have … Continue reading
Widow’s Hole Brings Back Greenport Oysters
GOOD EATS beth ann clyde | DECEMBER 14, 2015
When Mike and Isabel Osinski started Widow’s Hole Oyster Co. they were taking a bet … Continue reading
Our variation of French onion soup calls for a stock of pureed oysters instead of beef stock, thus reducing the carbon footprint immensly of this classic autumn dish.
Recipe is for 6 individual oven-ready bowls..
- 8 onions, sliced thin
- 8 Widow’s Hole 5 year old oysters, each of whom … Continue reading
Summer is our slower season. We don’t ship into the city; and, only sell a small amount to a few restaurants in Greenport. After all, there is not an R in the month, nor in the next. Thus these months named for the Roman Emperors, we devote to growing seed … Continue reading
We had a two days warning for the blizzard, so spent Sunday, the proverbial calm before the storm, harvesting. We then tied the boat up in the creek- to be lee of the 40-50 knot gusts of east wind – then stowed all loose gear away and clear off the … Continue reading