Sunken Meadow Oysters

Harvest Locations
South Sunken Meadow / Eastham - Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts

Size and Availability
3.5 inches | July through April

Flavor Profile
Strong salt content and pleasant ocean flavor. Finish is clean with seaweed notes.

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 3.2% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Huge tidal range provides plenty of food - minimal freshwater influence
  • Bottom Makeup: Clean, sandy bottom

Growout Method
Seed is raised in an upweller, transferred to bags, cages, then trays for growout. Time to market: 2 to 3 years.