Malaspina Inlet - British Columbia, Canada
Size and Availability
2.75 inches | Year-round
Slightly briny with a gentle, sweet melon finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 3.3% varies by tide < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Medium tides and swift currents created by the narrow channel between Vancouver Island and the mainland - some freshwater input
- Bottom Makeup: Sand and gravel
Tray-raised and shook often to promote harder shells.