Oysters - East Coast, Sewansecott, Farmed, USA

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

Description

Many say that Sewansecott Oysters are the best you’ll find in Virginia. Their flavor is big, full-bodied and briny at first bite, then it mellows into a touch of sweetness that makes them truly unique.

Species

Crassostrea virginica

Country

USA

Raised

Farmed

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

The ancient Romans adored oysters. They imported them from all over the Empire, sending slaves to gather them from the English Channel.

Product Preparation

For many the perfect cocktail oyster, the Sewansecott is recommended raw on the half shell, with a bit of lemon to balance out the salt and enhance the sweet. They may also be enjoyed simply roasted or grilled on the half shell.

Product Nutrition

Sewansecott Oysters are low in fat and high in protein. They also boast a good 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