Baynes Sound Oysters
Baynes Sound, British Columbia, Canada

Harvest Locations
Baynes Sound - British Columbia, Canada

Size and Availability
3.5 inches | Year-round

Flavor Profile
Large and slightly briny with a semi-sweet cucumber finish.

Flavor Influenced By 

  • Salinity: 3.1% < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
  • Tides: Medium tides and swift currents created by the narrow channel between Vancouver Island and the mainland
  • Bottom Makeup: Sand and oyster shell

Growout Method
Beach grown on sand flats. Subjected to constant wave action to harden shells. Time to market: 4+ years.