This true "Osetra" caviar is produced by the eggs of the Russian sturgeon Acipenser gueldenstaedtii. With medium-sized pearls and a brilliant appearance ranging from dark to light amber brown, this Caspian classic has a pronounced, pleasingly nutty finish on the palette..
The Russian word "ocetp" translates to the English word "sturgeon." In its native habitat, the prized Osetra sturgeon (Acipenser gueldenstaedtii) were facing extinction and were classified as endangered in 1996. To protect the wild population, Osetra sturgeon are now sustain-ably farm-raised by many producers across the globe. The Caviar Galilee Company, now Karat Caviar, is one of the longest running fish farms on the Kibbutz Dan in Israel. With pristine spring fed ponds boasting a constant flow rate and optimal year-round temperature, the caviar Karat produces is admired world-wide for its impeccable quality. Using water from the nearby Dan River, this true Osetra caviar is raised from Russian brood stock and embodies all the same qualities as the coveted wild "Royal" Osetra. Each tin of this ecologically-friendly caviar is handpicked and graded extensively, quickly becoming a fan favorite. Hand-packed to order & quality-checked for color, size, freshness, flavor and texture.
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Caviar of Russian Sturgeon - Acipenser Gueldenstaedtii
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