Oysters - West Coast, Royal Miyagi, Farmed, Canada

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

Description

Average in size, the Royal Miyagi Oyster has a slightly fluted, white and purple shell. The texture is smooth and creamy, and the flavor is mild, sweet and melon-like, with a hint of cream and a touch of astringency to the 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

The ancient Romans thought very highly of oysters. In fact, Roman Emperors paid for them by their weight in gold.

Product Preparation

Perfect for eating on the half shell, you may also broil or roast Royal Miyagi Oysters with a nice finish of lemon and chives. They also lend a delicate flavor to stews and soups, but keep the seasonings bright and light.

Product Nutrition

Royal Miyagi Oysters are a low-in-fat, high-in-protein seafood. 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