Eel Lake Oysters
Eel Lake -- Yarmouth, Nova Scotia
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Size and Availability
3 inches | Limited year-round
Plump meats with a crunchy texture and a distinct grassy finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 2.5% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: 10 ft. tides refresh Eel Lake twice daily
- Bottom Makeup: Silt tidal flats with some rocky ledge
Eel Lake Oysters spend their entire life floating on the surface in OysterGro cages. The surface offers nutrient rich waters and a natural tumbling action. Time to market: 3 years.