Cookology at Ballston Quarter

Cookology at Ballston Quarter

Oyster Shucking!


Cookology at Ballston Quarter


18+ yrs


Thu, Jan 27, 2022

1 class

6:00pm - 7:30pm EST


4238 Wilson Blvd, Third Floor - Suite 3110, Arlington, VA 22203




30 students

Class Experience

Oyster shucking and wine!!!

Come learn from professionals how to care for and shuck oysters. You will learn tips and tricks of shucking then you will prepare osyters two ways! Enjoy some wine and mingle!

A portion of proceeds will go towards Oyster Recovery Partnership. Wine will be provided from Wither Hills Winery. 

Upon arrival, you will be provided with a complimentary welcome drink while you hear about Oyster Recovery Partnership's mission to protect and restore our Chesapeake Bay. We will then go into an oyster-shucking class, in which you will learn to shuck oysters like an old pro! You will then be able to taste raw oysters and be taught how to prepare cooked oysters. Finally, Wither Hills Winery will lead a discussion on wine pairings, while you sip on their wine and enjoy your delicious oysters. 


  • Oysters Rockefeller
  • Fried Oysters
  • Grilled Oysters
  • Raw Oysters

In addition to a seat in this class, we are excited to announce that an oyster-shucking kit will be available for purchase! For $34, you will get an oyster-shucking knife and a specialized glove. 

Cocktails, beer and wine are available for purchase at the bar.

*Price is per person*

Your purchase includes:

• One seat in the class

• Recipes, which will be emailed at the end of class

• Live step-by-step cooking instruction

Classes are approximately 90 minutes – 2 hours

Price is per person, and unfortunately, Sawyer is limited in its ability to register multiple adults for a single class. So, if you would like to register another adult for this class, you must sign them up as your child. Simply choose "ADD CHILD” and enter your guests name and a birthday. This will allow you to register another participant. Price is per person, so it will add the additional cost for the seat. Or you can have your guest(s) create an account and register themselves separately.

We apologize for the inconvenience. However, be sure to indicate any allergies for yourself or your guest(s) when you signup. If you have any issues, please email us at

Parking in Ballston Quarter parking lot is recommended. Park on level 4 or 5, then proceed to Mall level 3. We are located next to Macy’s.

Cookology at Ballston Quarter Location

Ballston Quarter - ARLINGTON

4238 Wilson Blvd, Third Floor - Suite 3110, Arlington, VA 22203