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Wildcat Cove Oyster

Little Skookum Inlet, WA
Oysters have grown in Little Skookum Inlet for over a century. The area has rich plankton, great water exchange, and no boat traffic. The environment imparts a flavor unique to these bag-to-beach Puget Sound oysters that are truly delightful and exquisite.

Oysterology

Product Specifications
  • Specie:
    Crassostrea gigas
  • Origin:
    Little Skookum Inlet, WA
    (USA)
  • Farmed: 2 to 3 years
  • Average Size:
    3 inches
  • Available:
    Year-round
Flavor Profile
Gentle brine with soft meats, and a clean, melon rind finish.
Suggested Pairing:
Grüner Veltliner
Brine Intensity
Growout method
Seed is grown in bags in the inter-tidal zone. The bags are naturally tumbled by the tides and wave action.
Site Details
  • Tides:
    Little Skookum Inlet; medium tides and a nutrient-rich tidal exchange from Totten Inlet.
  • Bottom:
    Clean, sandy bottom.
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