For over 50 year, Colchester Oyster Fishery are have been selling the highest quality oysters to top restaurants around the UK. Colchester Oyster Fishery is situated in Colchester, Essex near in natural salt marshes that give their oysters a distinct flavour.
Feeding on the rich fertile waters in the Pyefleet Creek on Mersea Island, Essex is what gives Standard Rocks Oysters their distinctive flavour. Dredged or picked by hand at low tide, the Oysters are then purified in specially built tanks at the Fishery with cleaned fresh seawater to ensure they are in perfect condition.
Standard Rock Oysters is meaty, firm and creamy with a fresh sweet taste.
Colchester oysters mature in the plankton-rich waters of the Pyefleet Creek to take on a defined flavour full of zinc and other minerals.