Orford Pacific Oysters (M-L)

Orford Pacific Oysters (M-L)

Orford Pacific Oysters are cultivated and harvested from sub-tidal waters at the River Butley, Orford, Suffolk, England.

Orford Pacific Oysters are distinctive in appearance with fan-like fluted shells.

Available: All year.

In Stock: Yes.

Size: Medium to Large (80-140g approx).

Freshest oysters possible
Orford Pacific Oysters remain at the Butley River Estuary, from seed until harvested for market.

Once harvested, these oysters are cleaned and purified in natural seawater, packed live to order in boxes, and dispatched by the oyster farm's depuration and dispatch centre (Monday to Thursday), for next day courier delivery to our clients' addresses in mainland UK (Tuesday to Friday).

Store and consume
Store oysters in the fridge and consume within five days from delivery.

Oysters can be consumed raw or cooked.

How to Store Oysters 

Ingredients
Oysters (molluscs).

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Orford Pacific Oyster

 

Shells: Elongated, fan-like, fluted.

 

Shell cup depth: Medium.

 

Brininess: 6/10.

 

Meat to shell ratio: 9/10.

 

Meat: Plump, silky.

 

Succession of flavour notes:

1. Briny.

2. Creamy butter, melon.

3. Cucumber.

 

Disclaimer. This taste review is our own opinion. Each oyster is unique with flavour influences by its waters, climates and seasons.

 

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Established in 1948, and family owned and operated; Orford oyster farm covers a small area of sub-tidal waters at the narrow and shallow River Butley, near the coastal town of Orford, Suffolk, England.

 

The River Butley is a tributary of the River Ore. The River Butley is a Suffolk Coast and Heaths Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. The River Ore is a Site of Special Scientific Interest, a Designated Special Area of Conservation, and a Designated Special Protection Area. Boyton Marshes is situated between the River Butley and the River Ore, and is a reserve for the Royal Society for the Protection of Bids.

 

Orford Pacific Oysters take 24 to 36 months to reach market size. 

 

Orford Pacific Oysters are featured on menus at a top oyster bars, restaurants and hotels in the UK.

 

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Orford Pacific Oysters from Butley Creek Estuary, Suffolk, England.

 

Maps by Simply Oysters. Circles indicate approximate locations; not to scale.

 

Google Map of 51.863195,+-1.489692


Google Map of 52.086300,+1.527216

 

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One Courier Fee applies for this Product and any 'Other Products' shown below. Note: Minimum order is 12 Oysters for this Product alone; or 6 Oysters when combined with any of the 'Other Products' shown below.

In Stock. Delivery to addresses in mainland UK (Tuesday to Friday). Choose delivery date at Checkout. At the latest, order by 12 noon for Next Day Delivery.

Prices below are per Oyster. Minimum order is 12 Oysters for this Product alone; or minimum order is 6 Oysters when combined with ANY 'Other Products' shown at the bottom of this page.

One Courier Fee applies for this Product and ANY 'Other Products' shown at the bottom of this page.

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