Samish Bay - Northern Puget Sound, Washington
Size and Availability
3 inches | Year-round
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
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.