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Totten Inlet Oyster

Totten Inlet, WA
The Totten Inlet Oyster is a classic West Coast oyster. It has the signature melon and seaweed flavors and beautifully ridged shells. Compared to other West Coast oysters, the Totten Inlets tend to be on the larger size averaging 3 to 3.25 inches. And with their relatively deep cup, you can expect a mouthful of creamy goodness.


Product Specifications
  • Specie:
    Crassostrea gigas
  • Origin:
    Totten Inlet, WA
  • Farmed: 2 years
  • Average Size:
    3+ inches
  • Available:
Flavor Profile
Medium brine with sweet watermelon accents.
Suggested Pairing:
Chenin blanc
Brine Intensity
Growout method
Beach-grown to promote hard shells.
Site Details
  • Tides:
    Totten Inlet; small to medium tides, but swift currents due to narrow channels of adjacent inlets.
  • Bottom:
    Sand and mud mixed with gravel.
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