Species: Pacific White sturgeon, Acipenser transmontanus
Origins of the species: North American West coast, from Alaska to Southern California
Size of the fish: large, may grow to 800kg or 1760 lbs and can be as long as 6m or 19’
Roe diameter: large, 2.8mm/3.2mm
Color: dark grey to black
Texture: compact and smooth, enhanced by its large roe
Character: balanced and elegant
Aromatic notes: strongly fruity with nutty and buttery notes, reminiscent of the most delicate nuances of the sea.
Flavor notes: Tradition Prestige has 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. The taste of this caviar is perfectly balanced with round notes, combining delicate nuances of the sea with light, buttery flavors of pastry.