West Mersea Pacific Oysters (M-L)

West Mersea Pacific Oysters (M-L)

West Mersea Pacific Oysters are cultivated and sustainably harvested by hand in inter-tidal waters of the River Blackwater Estuary, Mersea Island, Colchester, Essex, England.

West Mersea Pacific Oysters are distinctive in appearance with ripple-like fluted and thick shells.

Available: All year.

In Stock: Yes.

Sizes: Medium (80-110g approx), Large (110-140g approx).

Freshest oysters possible
West Mersea Pacific Oysters remain in the River Blackwater Estuary from seed until market size (takes 2 to 3 years).

Once harvested, these oysters are cleaned and purified in filtered 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 Pacific 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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One Courier Fee applies for this Product and 'Other Products' shown below. Note: Minimum order is 12 Oysters for this Product alone; or 6 Oysters when this Product is combined with any of the 'Other Products' shown below.

West Mersea Pacific Oyster

 

Shells: Elongated, fluted.

 

Shell cup depth: Medium.

 

Brininess: 6/10.

 

Meat to shell ratio: 9/10.

 

Meat: Plump, firm.

 

Succession of flavour notes:

1. Fresh subtle seaweed.

2. Lettuce, cucumber.

3. Earthy.

 

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

Established in 1943, and family owned and operated; West Mersea oyster farm covers an area of inter-tidal waters at the River Blackwater Estuary, near the small town of West Mersea, Mersea Island, Colchester, Essex, England.

 

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

 

Oysters have been fished from the River Blackwater Estuary since Roman times.

 

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

West Mersea Pacific Oysters from River Blackwater Estuary, Essex, England.

 

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

 

Google Map of 51.863195,+-1.489692


Google Map of 51.837629, 0.993910

 

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

Note: One Courier Fee applies for this Product, and the Other Products shown at the bottom of this page.

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

  • £0.99
  • Ex Tax: £0.99
  • 12 or more £0.95
  • 24 or more £0.91
  • 36 or more £0.87
  • 48 or more £0.85
  • 60 or more £0.83

Available Options

This product has a minimum quantity of 6