- Store live oysters in the refrigerator in an open container and cover with damp cloths or paper towels.
- Oysters must be kept alive before cooking.
- To freeze, place whole oysters in heavy-duty freezer bags.
- Freezer time shown is for best quality only - foods kept constantly frozen at 0°F will keep safe indefinitely.
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