Featured Specialty Seafood:
Fresh 16-20 ct. Headless North Carolina Shrimp
Product of: USA
Catch Method: Bottom Trawl
The fresh water from the rivers and the salt water from the Atlantic combine to produce beautiful brackish waters which gives our Carolina white shrimp a stand out flavor that sets them apart from others. White shrimp have a sweet flavor and cooks up firm, for a subtle crunchy bite. The shrimp are very versatile, work with all kinds of seasoning and spice blends, and can be served hot or cold on any menu. Cooking methods include: boiling, frying, sauteing, steaming.
Loch Etive Ocean Trout
Loch Etive is a glacially carved 145 meter deep sea loch located along the West Coast of Scotland. It’s mix of freshwater and tidal seawater, along with fast currents, bring high oxygen levels, creating the perfect conditions to grow this amazing steelhead trout. The farm was first to be awarded Code of Good Practices Scottish Finfish Aquaculture for Trout Rearing and the first to become accredited as RSPCA Freedom Foods Assured. Being open to third-party audits holds the farm to the highest standard, the only standard that Wheeler Seafood will accept.
Per their standards, in addition to each fish receiving a nourishing diet and a spacious environment to grow, extra measures are taken to ensure that the fish enclosures are protected with a special visible top net. An on-site Health Manager ensures animal welfare, as well as continual training and oversight of safety and good husbandry for all the farming staff. Freedom foods assures fish are cared for humanely: Freedom from thirst, hunger & malnutrition, from discomfort, pain, injury, disease or distress and freedom to express normal behavior.
Ora King Salmon
The pure and isolated waters of the Marlborough Sounds enable Ora King to raise the salmon in a natural, wholesome manner, w/ sea pens being 98% water to 2% salmon.
Ora King is committed to humane harvesting techniques to ensure the process is as quick, effective and stress-free as possible. They are then transported for processing where each salmon are carefully and thoroughly washed and graded.
A Master Grader, dedicated to Ōra King, reviews each salmon against specifications for shape and condition. An individually numbered gill tag is then attached to those salmon that make the Ōra King grade, providing traceability and evidence of our product’s authenticity.
Ora King salmon have an elegant balance of sweet and umami flavours, complementing a wide variety of ingredients. The texture is buttery and soft due to its unique muscular structure and cuts well. Ora King is light in the mouth and coats the palate appealingly, making it a pleasure to eat. The high oil content naturally present in the Ōra King breed can be seen in the striking marbled fat lines within the bright orange flesh, instantly drawing comparison to Wagyu.
Specialty Seafood Availability:
- Wild King Salmon, USA
- Wild Sockeye Salmon, USA
- Arctic Char, Iceland
- Jumbo Black Bass, USA
- Jumbo Fluke, USA
- Monkfish, USA
- Ocean Perch, Canada
- Boston Pollock (Blue Cod), USA
- Fresh Black Cod, USA
- Pacifico Striped Bass, Mexico
- Bronzini, Whole, Greece
- Atl. Halibut, Canada
- Redfish, USA
- Bluehole Trout, Castalia, OH
- Mahi, Ecuador
- Kingklip, Costa Rica
- Marker Swordfish Loins, USA
- Yellowfin Tuna, #1 and 2+, USA
- Bluefin Tuna, USA
- Hog Snapper, Mexico
- B-Liner Snapper, USA
- American Red Snapper, USA
- Black Grouper, Mexico
- Caribbean Red Snapper, Mexico
- Lane Snapper, USA
East Coast Oyster Availability:
- Beach Blonde
3.5”/ Crisp brine with a buttery sweet finish
- Great White
3.5″/ Moderate salt content with prolonged sweet ocean finish
Damariscotta River, Maine
2-2.5″/ Sweet, approachable oyster- East coast taste with west coast style
Damariscotta River, ME
Very briny with a sweet finish
2.5″/ Impeccably clean, bright and lively their naturally smooth shells are polished, round and firm. Always creamy, petite and deeply cupped with a mind-blowing sweet finish
MA / 3″
- Sunset Wharf
MA / 3″
- Egg Island
Lewis Bay of Yarmouth, MA
Full meats with an impressive full brine and earthy finish
Cape Cod Bay, Nantucket Sound, MA
3-3.5″/ Very clean with a distinct deep cupped shell and sweet briny flavor
- Misty Point
3”/ High salinity up front finishing sweet with a hint of celery and grass
West Coast Oyster Availability:
Stellar Bay / Vancouver Island – British Columbia, Canada
2″/ Nice salt content. Robust and full of meat with a sweet cucumber finish.
- Cranberry Creeks (Arriving Friday)
Hood Canal, Oakland Bay, WA
2.5”/ Strong, briny flavor with earthy and granite mineral notes
- Elkhorn (Arriving Friday)
Willapa Bay, Washington Coast
3″/ Firm meats, high brine, sweet flavor and melon finish
- Fanny Bay (Arriving Friday)
Baynes Sound, British Columbia, Canada
2.75”/ Plump meats with full brine and a sweet mineral finish
- Oishii (Arriving Friday)
Willapa Bay, WA
Conforming to the Japanese translation of “delicious”, Oishii Oysters are renowned for their iconic paisley shape, perfect cocktail size and plump, buttery meats with a sweet yet briny cucumber finish.