Salutation Cove Oysters

Harvest Locations
Salutation Cove / South Side - Prince Edward Island, Canada

Size and Availability
3.5 inches | April through January

Flavor Profile
Very briny and buttery with a clean, salty finish. Good shape.

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 3.5% = 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Currents from Northumberland Strait
  • Bottom Makeup: Hard packed red clay with eel grass

Growout Method
Wild seed is caught, then grown-out by spreading it on the bottom. Harvested by traditional tonging. Time to market: 3 to 4 years.