Olde Salt Oysters
Field Update: We're taking a short break on oyster delivery! Check back as it gets a bit cooler when we start up oyster delivery again! -Aug 3
We love to close loops in our local food system. With the decline of restaurant oyster sales, it's time to get out your shucking knife! You always wanted to practice shucking, we mean eating, oysters more, right?!
The truest taste of the ocean, Rappahannock's Olde Salt oysters bring together a bold sea-side brininess with a smooth, clean follow-through. Grown off the coast of Chincoteague (think Misty), the Olde Salt oysters are are classic.
Origin: Chincoteague, Virginia
Species: Crassostrea virginica
Salt Range: 28-33 ppt.
Your oysters will be shipped live from Rappahanock Oyster Co., in shell, from Virginia in the wee hours of Tuesday morning in an insulated container at a temperature between 35 and 45 degrees. You will receive them later that same day!
Just in case, we've got local vinegar to make mignonette, too!