Oysters - East Coast, Taunton Bay, Farmed, USA

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

Description

The thin shells and shallow cups of Tauton Bay Oysters reveal their plump and buttery textured flesh, just brimming with oceanic flavor and moderate brine. Even those new to oysters will enjoy the experience.

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 Chinese were probably the first to raise oysters artificially in ponds. In addition to eating them, they used their crushed shells in medicines.

Product Preparation

The silky texture and full-bodied flavor of Tauton Bay Oysters are just perfect when served on the half shell with the appropriate wedge of lemon, drop of hot sauce, and nothing much else. A connoisseur’s oyster to be sure!

Product Nutrition

The culinary experience of Tauton Bay Oysters also offers an excellent source of low fat protein. They also offer 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