Species: Pacific White sturgeon, Acipenser trasmontanus
Origins of the species: North American West coast, from Alaska to Southern California
Size of the fish:v large, may grow to 800kg or 1760 lbs and can be as long as 6m or 19
Roe diameter: extra-large, 3.2 mm and up
Color: dark grey, ebony, amber tones
Texture: silky and light with exceptionally large sized roe
Character: perfectly elegant and balanced
Aromatic notes: slightly fruity with soft nutty and buttery notes, reminiscent of the most delicate nuances of the sea.
Flavor notes: Tradition Elite has very large eggs that are silky and have elegant notes. Creamy, buttery flavors arrive first as hints of seaweed yield to a long, impressive clean finish. Tradition Elite exhibits deep umami flavors with added nuttiness. The taste of this caviar is perfectly balanced with round notes combining delicate nuances of the sea with light, buttery flavors of pastry.