Shrimp, Wild Blue

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Species Name:Litopenaeus stylirostris Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Fresh wild Blue Mexican Shrimp caught by small panga boats. Available through Special Order Only (Order by Thursday for Wednesday Delivery) Packed in 20lb cases When:Seasonal (September-March) Where/How:Where: Sea of Cortez; Gulf of California How: Wild-Caught; Drift net, Cast nets, and bottom trawl from panga boats Back to Product Guide Characteristics Boat-to-Table …

Squid, California Market

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Species Name:Doryteuthis opalescens Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:California Market Squid has been a local industry since the 1860’s, when Chinese Fisherman began harvesting this tasty seafood off Monterey Bay… in the 1980’s  increased effort in Southern California increased squid landings state-wide. The Monterey Bay season runs from April to November and in Southern California landings begin in November and run through April. …

Lobster Cocktail Claws

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Species Name:Homarus americanus Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Cooked and frozen Atlantic lobster claws. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – Canada How – Wild-caught Back to Product Guide Characteristics Since this product is easily stored in the freezer, you can always be on top of your inventory. Simply thaw and serve lobster cocktail claws chilled or steamed with a side of melted …

Oysters, Buckley Bay

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Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating: Green – Best Choice What:A farm-raised Pacific Oyster from Baynes Sound. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where: British Columbia How: Tray-raised and beach finished Back to Product Guide Characteristics Buckley Bay Oyster (Crassostrea gigas) is a Pacific Oyster from Baynes Sound, southern Vancouver Island in British Columbia, Canada. These 3” to 3.5” size oysters are tray-raised and beach …

Oysters, Cupid’s Arrow

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Species Name:Crassostrea virginica Sustainability Rating:Green-Best Choice What:Farm-raised eastern oysters from Maine. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – USA How – Farm-raised in floating cages Back to Product Guide Characteristics Head down Old Farm Road, towards Dodge Cove where the land comes to an arrow-like point. This has been Maine’s version of lover’s lane for generations thus Cupid’s Arrow. Cupid’s Arrow Oysters are …

Scallops, Hokkaido

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Species Name:Patinopecten yessoensis Sustainability Rating:Santa Monica Seafood Blue What:Wild-caught Sea Scallops from Japan When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – North Coast of Japan’s Hokkaido Island How – Wild Caught/Dredge Back to Product Guide Characteristics Hokkaido’s are recognized as the finest scallops Japan has to offer and we have them custom graded! These scallops live in super cold water which gives them an …

Crab Meat, Pacific Stone

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Species Name:Cancer productus Sustainability Rating:Grey – Unrated What:Fresh, cooked, pasteurized Stone Crab claw and lump meat. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where: Guerrero Negro, Baja CA, Mexico How: Wild-caught, traps, and pots Back to Product Guide Characteristics Pacific stone crabs contain delicious meat – sweet and succulent with a delicious crab flavor! Since the meat is picked and fully cooked, they couldn’t be …

Crab Meat, Snow Crab (Combo)

Claire Sum

Species Name:Chionoecetes opilio Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Snow Crab leg and body meat combo (65/35) When:Available year-round Where/How:Where – Canada How – Wild Caught Back to Product Guide Characteristics Its snow-white meat is what gives snow crab its name. Snow crab meat is sweet and flaky, and slightly more delicate in flavor than king crab meat. We offer this …

Oysters, Mission

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Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:Farm-Raised Pacific Oysters When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where: Farmed in the San Quintin Bay, Playa Erendira, and Guerrero Negro Lagoon in Baja Mexico. Processed in Ensenada, Baja California Mexico. How: Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics These Western Oysters are the next best thing to live oysters and will save you a lot …

Oysters, Kaipara

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Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green-Best Choice What:Oysters are harvested from Kaipara Harbour which is located in the sparsely populated northwest region of New Zealand’s North Island. When:April to September Where/How:Where: New Zealand How: Farm-raised   Back to Product Guide Characteristics With a large, deep-cupped shell, this 2.75 inch – 3.25-inch size oysters have an aroma and flavor that encapsulates the …