Nauset Beach Oysters
Town Cove / Orleans / Eastham - Cape Cod, Massachusetts
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Extremely uniform in shape - deep cupped. Good salt content with a clean seaweed finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 3.1% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Small tides 4 to 5 ft., but quick turnover of water in and out of the cove through Nauset Spit
- Bottom Makeup: Clean sandy bottom
Oyster seed is floated in fine mesh bags and moved to larger mesh bags as they grow. Time to market: 2 to 3 years.