An Unforgettable Oyster Experience!
Join us for an extraordinary adventure that will captivate your imagination and tickle your senses. Discover the rich history of PEI oysters at our immersive oyster-education experience, indulge in a delightful oyster tasting session, and even learn the art of shucking.
First, we will set the scene by diving into the ancient origins of oysters, and explore the cultural significance of oysters throughout history, and highlight the role of oysters in PEI’s heritage.
The Watershed Tour
By showcasing the natural beauty of our oyster facility’s location, we will introduce you to the delicate ecosystems where oysters thrive. Learn about the oyster farming process, from seed to table, and learn for yourself how sustainable oyster farming practices contribute to healthy waterways and responsible environmental stewardship.
Oyster Tasting Session
Now that we have built-up the anticipation we will present to you our finest oysters! Participants will learn how to appreciate the nuances of distinguishing oyster flavors, and gain insight into how micro-environments influence the unique flavor characteristics of our oysters.
Experience the thrill of shucking with the hands-on guidance of our expert hosts. We will show you step-by-step, how to safely open oysters at home for your family and friends; highlight the importance of proper handling techniques, and encourage participants to practice their newfound shucking skills regularly when celebrating special occasions.