oyster… Sounds like French queen, don’t you find so? When it came to choosing what oysters to deliver, we had no doubt that they had to be from France. Of course, many other countries produce a lot of amazing and delicious oysters but France… This country can be confidently proud of the oysters they offer. And we feel privileged to have the opportunity to supply such wholesale delicacy to your tables!
These little mollusks live in fresh and saltwater such as lakes, estuaries, harbors, and lagoons. The most common French oyster cultivation areas are Cancale, Marennes-Oléron, and Arcachon. An interesting fact is that in 19 century, oysters were considered as food for poor people as they were cheap and easy to farm (compared to other seafood delicacies). Life is interesting, isn’t it? Now oysters are a fine snack or dish that is considered to be an expensive and prestigious luxury.
Like any other seafood, oysters are super beneficial to our health and contain essential nutrients our body needs. This is one of the reasons why so many people try to include them in their menu.
Despite being so tiny, they promote muscle growth!
How? Oysters are basically packed with proteins that regulate hormones, keep the cells healthy, and promote muscle growth. Moreover, they contain zinc — a mineral that has a friendly relationship with our muscles and promotes the production of testosterone, which is essential for muscle growth.
Oysters help to lose weight!
Form a new habit to eat oysters as a snack instead of the cookies or chocolate and you will see the amazing results. Why? They are low in fat and high in protein. Plus, they contain really very few calories which makes them a perfect weight-loss food.
One more interesting fact — oysters boost the libido!
All thanks to zinc that produces testosterone — a hormone critical in regulating women's and men's libido and sexual function. This sexy food is considered as an aphrodisiac so make sure that you start your day with the right breakfast!
Oysters help you look younger.
They make your skin look vibrant and healthy by containing a lot of antioxidants that are better than any botox injection. They protect and renew the skin cell and prevent the process of aging.
Besides, oysters contain special components that help the pores breathe, prevent different acne and spots. Magic is simple!
Want great eyesights? Eat oysters!
Sometimes it’s really difficult to keep good eyesight — our eyes suffer from permanent pressure all the time. If you want to keep them healthy and maintain the level of eyesight you have right now, it would be better to start eating oysters. They contain powerful antioxidants that prevent macular degeneration, cataract and help your eyes work better in the poor light.
Why do we love our french oysters so much?
Yes, they are beneficial.
Yes, they are a luxury.
BUT the most delicious thing is that you can prepare them in a variety of different ways. Make your table attractive and clients impressed!