Sunken Meadow Oysters
South Sunken Meadow / Eastham - Cape Cod Bay, Massachusetts
Size and Availability
3.5 inches | July through April
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
Seed is raised in an upweller, transferred to bags, cages, then trays for growout. Time to market: 2 to 3 years.