Cedar Island Oysters

Oysterology Details

Harvest Locations
Northern Point Judith Pond - Narragansett, Rhode Island

Size and Availability
3.75 inches | June through February

Flavor Profile
Explosive sweet brine with a velvety finish.

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 2.9% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Six foot tides, little freshwater input
  • Bottom Makeup: Mud bottom with extreme biodiversity

Growout Method
Upweller reared, then moved to rack and Bag growout site. This is the off-bottom culture site for the same folks that grow Moonstone Oysters. Dozens of species of fish, crabs and more use the cages as a protective artificial reef.