"Wild Thirty-One" Oysters
Barnstable Harbor - Cape Cod, Massachusetts
Size and Availability
3.5 inches | February and March
Plump meats and a dynamic flavor -- begins sweet and ends with a salt and mineral finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 2.7% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: 8-10 ft. tides with moderate freshwater input
- Bottom Makeup: Clean sandy bottom and large thatch beds
Wild set oysters are harvested by hand at low-tide.