Hope Island Oyster
West Passage Narragansett Bay, RI
Size and Availability
3.25 inches | April - December
Strong mineral salt flavor from growing in oceanic conditions. This leads to a rich creamy finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 3.2-3.5% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Bottom Makeup: Hard packed sand, intertidal zone.
Rack & Bag system, tumbled grow-out for initiating shell thickness.