Compass Point

Harvest Locations
Samish Bay - Northern Puget Sound, Washington

Size and Availability
3 inches | Year-round

Flavor Profile

A nice briny oyster that finishes with a melon flavor. 

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 2.8% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Medium tides, but strong currents typical of Samish Bay. 
  • Bottom Makeup: Clean sandy bottom 

Growout Method 

Seed is grown in bags in the intertidal zone. The bags are naturally tumbled by the tides and wave action. Time to market is 2-3 years.