Ninigret Cup Oysters
Ninigret Salt Pond, Rhode Island
Size and Availability
3.5 inches | Year-round
Smooth and buttery with an underlying sweetness. A remarkably unique finish!
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 2.3% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Small tides with abundant freshwater
- Bottom Makeup: Hard packed sand
Seed is started in a solar powered upweller, suspended from a rafter for 12 months, and then spread on bottom for another 12 months. Harvested by diver or rake. Time to market: 2 years.