Otter Cove Oysters
Pudget Sound, Washington
Discovery Bay - Northern Side of Puget Sound, Washington
Size and Availability
4 inches | Year-round
Large meats and slight brine with a sweet and crisp finish.
Flavor Influenced By
- Salinity: 3.1% varies by tide < 3.5% full oceanic salinity
- Tides: Medium tides - less currents than Hood Canal
- Bottom Makeup: Sand and rock
Beach-grown and subjected to wave action to harden shells. Intertidally grown - goes dry at low tide, which strengthens adductor muscle. Time to market: 3 to 4+ years.