Oysters - West Coast, Kusshi, Farmed, Canada

  • Qty
    $40.00 / dozen
    Total: $40.00
  • Qty
    $110.00 / 1/2bu
    Total: $110.00

Description

You’ll recognize small Kusshi Oysters by their unusual cornucopia shape and purple-black shells. They possess a cushiony softness and creamy, ultra-clean flavor that makes them an oyster of choice for both the expert and the novice.

Species

Crassostrea gigas

Country

Canada

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

Kusshi in Japanese means “precious.” That’s the perfect description for these delectable oysters!

Product Preparation

The delicate, crisp flavor and smooth texture of Kusshi Oysters should be enjoyed raw on the half shell. Just a spray of fresh lemon juice will compliment them perfectly.

Product Nutrition

Enjoy Kusshi Oysters as a good source of Selenium, Zinc, Iron and Magnesium and B Vitamins, as well as Omega-3 fatty acids. They’re also low in fat and high in protein.

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