Oysters, Rockefeller

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Species Name: Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:Ready-to-cook seasoned oysters on the half-shell. When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: USA How: Wild-caught Back to Product Guide Characteristics Oysters Rockefeller is a must-have for any connoisseur of fine food. This dish has been enjoyed by people all over the world since its inception around the 1880s, and it’s easy to see why! Crafted in …

Swordfish (DSBG Caught)

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Why Deep-Set Buoy Gear? Buoy strike indicators show when a fish is on the line, allowing for rapid processing of swordfish and live release of non-target catch Non-targets like sea turtles and sharks are avoided by strategically positioning hooks at depths below the surface waters during the day Deep-setting provides the west coast with a low-impact option for landing local …

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. …

Oysters, Coromandel

Jason Oh

Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:A Pacific Oyster from the Coromandel Peninsula in New Zealand When:Available May – October Where/How:Where – New Zealand How – Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Harvested from the pristine waters surrounding the Coromandel Peninsula, the flavor of these oysters reflects the nutrient-rich and pollution-free waters from which they are harvested. …

Island Petite Oysters

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Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:Carefully farm-raised Pacific Oysters from Northern Puget Sound in Samish Bay, Washington. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – Washington How – Farm-raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics These 2-inch size oysters are tumbled and as a result, have smooth, strong shells that are great for presentation and shucking. Though they may be small, these …

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, Misty Point

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Species Name:Crassostrea virginica Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:An Eastern oyster cultivated in Virginia When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – Virginia How – Farm-raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Misty Point oysters (Crassostrea virginica) are from the renowned growing area of Pope’s Bay, Virginia. These petite, cocktail-size oysters (2″-3″) contain a surprisingly robust flavor. Its briny, earthy, almost sweet meat has a …

Oysters, Cupid’s Arrow

Jason Oh

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 …

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 …

Salmon (Wild), Coho Silver

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Species Name:Oncorhynchus kisutch Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:Wild Silver Salmon is also known as Coho salmon. When:Available fresh mid-summer to late fall Where/How:Where – Alaska, Canada, Washington, and Oregon How – Wild Caught; troll, gillnet, purse seine Back to Product Guide Characteristics Wild caught silvers (especially troll caught fish) are exceptionally flavorful with moderate to high levels of fat. …