The Price of Lobsters

The Price of Lobsters

As you may have noticed the price of our Canadian Lobsters is a bit more than usual so we thought we should explain why.

 

April 03, 2017
Bye Bye Native Oysters

Bye Bye Native Oysters

It is with a heavy heart that we say goodbye to our Native Oysters for the summer. The oysters have decided to get ready for spatting early this year...

 

March 16, 2017
Oyster Spatting Ponds

Oyster Spatting Ponds

Here at the Fishery we grow two types of oysters, Native and Rock or to give them their proper names Ostrea Edulis and Crassostrea Gigas...

 

March 16, 2017
Native Oyster Regeneration

Native Oyster Regeneration

Three years ago we invested in millions of tiny native oyster spat to regenerate our native oyster beds the oysters are doing well but it takes time and patience...

 

February 27, 2017
Why We Import Lobsters from Canada

Why We Import Lobsters from Canada

In one word... sustainability.

 

January 23, 2017
New in: Caviar

New in: Caviar

We have added a new range of caviar to our store, we have been selling caviar to our restaurant customers for some time and thought it was time we shared them with you too. 

 

January 20, 2017
NEW: Oysters & Manzanilla

NEW: Oysters & Manzanilla

I can't believe it has taken us so long to catch on to manzanilla, this dry fino sherry, was made to be enjoyed with oysters.

 

October 25, 2016

Shucking Oysters

Graham opens thousands of oysters every year so we thought he would be the best person to show you how to open an oyster at home, safely and successfully!

 

August 03, 2016
Dredging with Slyvester and Alfie

Dredging with Slyvester and Alfie

Here at the Colchester Oyster Fishery, we grow and harvest our own oysters from the rivers and creeks surrounding the Fishery in East Mersea.

 

March 29, 2016
It's New Van Time

It's New Van Time

As we deliver to restaurants and the fish markets 6 nights a week, our delivery vans soon clock up a lot of miles...

 

March 29, 2016