Sheepscot River Oysters
Sheepscot River Estuary - Midcoast Maine
Size and Availability
4 inches | Limited
Sweet and salty; plump and full of meat.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 2.7% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Strong currents and incoming tides
- Bottom Makeup: Mud and pebbles, ocean purged offsite
One of the few remaining beds of wild American oysters in Maine. Harvested by divers with headlamps, the only way they can find these oysters!