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Taylor Bay Oyster
- Specie:Crassostrea virginica
- Origin:Mattapoisett, MA(USA)
- Farmed: 18 to 24 months
- Average Size:3.5 inches
- Available:May through December
Extremely briny, but sweet and refreshingly crisp.
Hatchery seed is purchased from Maine and suspended on long-line in lantern nets, off-bottom.
- Tides:Nasketucket Bay; large flushing tides from Buzzards Bay, twice daily.
- Bottom:Rocky and muddy with eelgrass.