Colchester Oyster Fishery

Fantastic British Oysters & Seafood are alive and well, a few weeks ago we enjoyed a fantastic trip organised by Gordon Cartwright from Visionary Dining.  The day involved a long drive, a good foodie chat followed on arrival with a tour of the fishery, a trip out oyster dredging and a simple but sumptuous seafood lunch at Colchester Oyster Fishery.

Colchester Oyster Fishery

The weather was kind to us, we experienced a fantastic sunset whilst out dredging and we enjoyed fantastic hospitality and sampled some truly fantastic British seafood, razor clams, rock & native oysters, scallops, crab & lobster….

In the simple board room above the fishery overlooking the Pyefleet Creek we enjoyed the freshest seafood with what has to be the best taste and quality I have ever experienced, great company and we learnt a thing or two about great British seafood…

Colchester Oyster Fishery Pyefleet

razor clams and scallops

Lobster & Scallops

native and rock oysters

fresh lobster and crab

Try an Oyster Hamper at home.

About cwildman

Local Food Evangelist, 5th Generation Butcher based in the Yorkshire Dales, England. Town End Farm Shop, Artisan Butchery & Charcuterie, Home of The Yorkshire Chorizo.
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