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 …

Oysters, Tomales Bay

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[/] Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green-Best Choice What:Supporting our local sea farms and harvesters from the pristine waters of Northern California, Tomales Bay Oysters are sustainably raised using the floating bag method near the waters’ surface where there is plenty of plankton. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where: Northern California How: Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Ever-moving waters in Tomales Bay …

Oysters, Pacific (Shucked)

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[/] Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice What:Shucked small Western (Pacific) oysters in a 1/2 gallon size tub. When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where: Washington 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 of time and labor from having to clean and shuck them!  …

Salmon (Farmed), Creative King

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[/] Species Name:Oncorhynchus tshawytscha Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:World-class Chinook Salmon raised on Canada’s West Coast When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: Tofino, BC, on the west coast of Vancouver Island How: Farm-raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Creative King Salmon is Canada’s only organic Chinook Salmon – a species native to the Pacific waters. This fish is farm-raised and harvested from …

Salmon, Kvarøy Arctic

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[/] Species Name:Salmo salar Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Kvarøy (say “Kwa-ray”) is a postcard-pretty Norwegian island located on the Arctic Circle. It was there back in 1976 that Alf Olsen and his son Geir founded Kvarøy Arctic. Today, their now third-generation family-run business is driven by the same goal set by their grandfather—“to provide salmon of very high quality, …

Oysters, Cougar Creek

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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: Vancouver Island – British Columbia, Canada How: Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics The beaches of southern Fanny Bay on Vancouver Island are influenced by the glacier fed Cougar Creek. A meticulous growing process lasting four to five years produces an exquisite oyster …

Seabass, Chilean

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[/] Species Name:Dissostichus mawsoni, Dissostichus eleginoides Sustainability Rating:Multiple options What:We commonly refer to both Ross Sea toothfish (Dissostichus mawsoni) and South Georgia toothfish (Dissostichus eleginoides) as Chilean Seabass When:Available year-round Where/How: Where: Ross Sea, Heard Island, McDonald Islands, Macquarie Island, Falkland Islands, South Georgia, Antarctic and Southern Indian Ocean, Chile, Southeast Pacific Ocean How: Wild Caught Back to Product Guide …

Baja Kanpachi

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(aka: Almaco Jack; Amberjack; Kampachi) [/] Species Name:Seriola rivoliana Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Kampachi is a delicious, high-value fish species known as Seriola rivoliana.  In the wild, it is referred to as Amberjack. When:Available year-round Where/How:Where: La Paz, Baja, CA, Mexico How: Farm raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics While Kampachi may lend itself to Amberjack recipes, it is …

Shrimp, Selva

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[/] Species Name:Penaeus monodon Sustainability Rating:Yellow – Good Alternative What:Selva Shrimp® are premium-quality black tiger prawns naturally raised in mangrove forests. Selva Shrimp® not only offer a sustainable seafood choice, but also create a direct link between consumers and smallholder farming communities in Southeast Asia. Sustainable shrimp raised by mother nature – Selva Shrimp® are raised in integrated mangrove forest farms …

Oysters, Sol Azul

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[/] Species Name:Crassostrea gigas Sustainability Rating:Green – Best Choice   What:Pacific Oysters from Baja, CA When:Available Year-Round Where/How:Where – Mexico’s El Vizcaíno Biosphere Reserve along the western coast of the Baja California Peninsula. How – Farm Raised Back to Product Guide Characteristics Full flavored oysters with firm and plump meats, Sol Azul oysters (Crassostrea gigas) will make a great addition …