Oysters - East Coast, Pink Moon, Wild, Canada

  • Qty
    $30.00 / dozen
    Total: $30.00
  • Qty
    $90.00 / 1/2bu
    Total: $90.00

Description

Pink Moon Oysters are cocktail size jewels at 2½ -3 inches. They are revered for their wonderfully creamy texture and noticeably salty, clean taste with a sweet finish.

Species

Crassostrea virginica

Country

Canada

Raised

Wild

Taste & Texture

  • Mild, Moderate
  • Very Firm

Cooking Methods

Nutritional Facts

Calories100
Protein (g)10
Omega 3 (mg)700
Total Fat (g)4
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Region & Fishery

Fun Fact

Oysters actually breathe like fish. They have gills and a mantle to remove oxygen from the water, and to discard carbon monoxide.

Product Preparation

Pink Moons are wonderful raw on the half shell with lemon and a dusting of cayenne. You may also broil or roast them with a butter-garlic sauce, as well as shuck them for delicate stews and soups.

Product Nutrition

Pink Moon Oysters deliver a low fat, high protein source of Selenium, Zinc, Iron and Magnesium and B Vitamins, as well as Omega-3 fatty acids.

FFM Seafood Cooking Methods - Shucking Oysters

Nutrition Facts

AmountPercent Daily Value
Cholesterol (mg)80 27%
Sodium (mg)300 13%
Potassium (mg)220 6%
Total Carbohydrate (g)6 2%
Percent Daily Value
Vitamin C6%
Calcium6%
Iron45%

Info Source U.S. Food and Drug Administration