Grilled Oysters and Parmesan Cheese

Grilled Oysters and Parmesan Cheese: A Match Made in Seafood Heaven

Grilled oysters with a sprinkle of Parmesan cheese take seafood to a whole new level.
Learn how to master this delicious dish that combines the smoky flavours of grilling with the savoury richness of Parmesan cheese.

This dish is a decadent and delicious treat. The Parmesan cheese adds a rich and nutty flavour to the oysters.

Grilled Oysters and Parmesan Cheese

Recipe For Grilled Oysters with Parmesan Cheese

Shane Lowry
Grilled oysters with Parmesan cheese are a simple yet flavoursome seafood dish that is perfect for any occasion.
Learn how to prepare this delicious recipe and indulge in the mouthwatering taste of grilled oysters.

This grilled oysters recipe is a unique and delicious way to enjoy fresh seafood.
5 from 1 vote
Prep Time 5 minutes
Cook Time 3 minutes
Total Time 5 minutes
Course Easy and Delicious Appetiser Recipes for Any Occasion
Cuisine New Zealand, Australia
Servings 12 oysters
Calories 92 kcal


  • 1 dozen oysters
  • ½ cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • ¼ cup melted butter
  • Salt and pepper to taste


  • Prepare the barbecue for indirect cooking over medium heat.
  • Shuck and clean the oysters then pat them dry using paper towels.
    Now place them in a single layer on a tray.
  • Place a teaspoon of the butter over each oyster, then top with a sprinkle of the grated Parmesan cheese.
  • Carefully place the oysters on the barbecue and cook over indirect medium heat for 2-3 minutes, or until the juices start to bubble.
  • Remove the oysters from the barbecue then garnish with a sprinkle of the finely chopped chives and salt and pepper to taste.
  • Serve the oysters immediately.


For extra flavour, add a pinch of garlic powder or red pepper flakes to the Parmesan cheese.

Serving Suggestions:

  • Serve the grilled oysters as an appetiser with a side of cocktail sauce.
  • Enjoy the grilled oysters as a main course with a side of salad or a Rice dish.
  • Add the grilled oysters to a seafood stew for a hearty and flavourful meal.
Keyword Appetiser, grilled oysters

1 Comment

  1. 5 stars
    I love my seafood, this recipe is so simple and adds a nice touch to oysters.

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