Dune Shadow Oyster Characteristics

Dune Shadow Oysters are a new oyster variety being raised in southeastern New Brunswick, Canada. Like most East Coast oysters, they are of the Virginica species. They have hard shells which are easy to shuck and full meats with a high brininess and a smooth, mildly sweet finish.

Dune Shadow Oyster
Location Little Shemogue Bay, New Brunswick, Canada
Species Virginica Oyster (Crassostrea virginica)
Oyster Availability
Size up to 3 1/2″
Oyster Cultivation Tray to Beach
Oyster Flavor Profile Dune Shadow Oysters have full meats with a high brininess and a smooth, mildly sweet finish.

See proper shellfish storage methods for the best way to maintain the shelf life and flavor of your oysters. Also, check-out our list of where to buy raw oysters.
 

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