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Sun Hollow Oyster
Hood Canal, WA
Grown on the cobbled beaches of the Puget sound, this is a gem of a Pacific oyster! Growing them on the beach produces a hard shell that is easy to shuck and full of plump meat.
- Specie:Crassostrea gigas
- Origin:Hood Canal, WA(USA)
- Farmed: 3 years
- Average Size:2.75 inches
Sweet brine, bursting meat and an earthy finish.
Beach-grown and subjected to wave action to harden shells. Intertidally grown - goes dry at low tide, which strengthens adductor muscle.
- Tides:Hood Canal; medium tides and swift currents created by the narrow channels.
- Bottom:Sand and rock.