Oysters - West Coast, Pacific Kiss, Farmed, Canada

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

Description

Pacific Kiss Oysters are small to medium size, with beige and blueish-black shells. The cream colored meats are succulent and juicy. Light and mild in flavor, you’ll detect a slight citrus note with hints of celery to finish.

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

An oyster eats by drawing water over its gills. Plankton and other food sources are trapped there, being transported to its mouth.

Product Preparation

Pacific Kiss Oysters are delicate in flavor, and will shine on your raw bar presentation over lots of shaved ice. Accoutrements should include plenty of lemon wedges and perhaps some caviar.

Product Nutrition

Pacific Kiss Oysters are a low fat, high protein seafood that offers good amounts of minerals such as 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