Avalon Maine Oysters (Harpswell, ME)
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• Custom Gift Messages can be written at checkout and included in orders
• Order online and get delivery to your front door
• Overnight next day shipping available across the United States
Millions of years ago, the microcontinent Avalonia crashed into present-day Maine, creating the ledges and undulating rocks of our iconic coastline. The name "Avalon" is a tribute to what makes Maine unique - our coast, our history, and especially, our shellfish.
Avalon oysters stand out amongst regional varieties thanks to their bright brine and a balance of salty and sweet. The meat has a lightness to its flavor and the texture is an oyster lover's dream, giving Avalon's a distinct profile compared to other Maine oysters.
Dedication to the oyster's maturation process sets Avalon oysters apart. We nurture our oysters from the start, using seed grown in our own hatchery fed by the clean, cool ocean waters of Harpswell, Maine.
From there, Avalon oysters head out to our nearby farms, and never touch the bottom. Over two years, they are thoughtfully tumbled to create deep cups and beautifully consistent size and shape. This attention to detail shines through in every oyster, from the initial brightness to the lingering richness left on your palate.
Benefits of Maine Oysters
Chock-full of zinc and omega 3 fatty acids, oysters are an immune-boosting, mood elevating, superfood. And best of all, they have a small carbon footprint as they need no fertilizer, feed, or cleared land to grow.
Our Avalon Oysters are available to buy online for overnight shipping, local delivery, or curbside pickup in Maine.
Oyster shucking kit
Our Avalon oysters can be ordered in 12 count, 50 count, or 100 count bags. We offer oyster shucking kits here. The shucking kit includes a high-quality shucking knife and an FDA-approved puncture-resistant glove.
Holiday Season 2021 - Ordering Guide
We are currently taking orders for the Holiday Season! 🎁☃️🌟
Considering sending a loved one some delicious fresh Maine Seafood this year? --- You can place your order online now. Custom future shipping dates and gift card messages can be selected at checkout. (Ordering a month or two in advance is possible and recommended)
Please note: We pack and prepare all orders the day of shipping to ensure quality and freshness.
With all of the anticipated supply chain and shipping issues this year, we recommend getting your orders in with us as soon as possible. Getting your order in early will help us ensure we can reserve your seafood and shipping date.
Avalon Maine oysters quick info
- Sourced directly from local Oyster farm Avalon Oyster, of Harpswell and Casco Bay, Maine
- Grown in cold-nutrient rich waters
- Sustainably harvested
- Shipped from Maine
- Shuck, grill, or roast
How to Shuck an Oyster
Learn how to safely shuck an oyster like a pro with our how to shuck an oyster video tutorial. This video tutorial is given by co-owner of SoPo Seafood, Lucas Myers.
Local Delivery/Drop Off in Greater Portland, Maine
If you are local to Greater Portland we will deliver your order on our trucks. We offer local delivery/drop off in Portland, South Portland, Scarborough, Cape Elizabeth, Saco, Biddeford, & Biddeford Pool. For next day local delivery, please order by midnight the day before.
Buy Avalon Oysters Online for Overnight Delivery
Your order will be packaged and shipped on the same day for overnight next day delivery. Place your order midnight the day before your order ships for next day delivery. We can ship for a Tuesday to Friday delivery date.
Pre-order any time.
SoPo quality guarantee
We stand by the quality and freshness of our product at SoPo Seafood. If you are not 100% satisfied with your order, please contact us immediately at (877) 282-7676 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for a full refund/reship.
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Brian - Windham, Maine
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Jody - Cape Elizabeth, Maine
"I have been ordering regularly from SoPo Seafood for a couple of months now. I LOVE this service. The product is top notch, the communication great and delivery as promised. Providing my family with the freshest seafood while supporting a small business and our local fishing industry is a Win-Win in my book. If you haven't already, give them a try...you won't be disappointed.
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