While our chefs are serving a beautiful charcuterie sharing plate featuring Totten Inlet mussels, we would also like to share with you a visual into the first year growth process of the Totten Inlet mussels! Watch the video for an insightful 4.5 minutes on a bit of our community’s bounty!

A year of mussel growth at the Taylor Shellfish Farms, deepwater raft culture site in Totten Inlet, south Puget Sound, Washington. The compilation of video images taken from Sept 2001 through Nov 2002 showing the changes through the seasons of mussels and other animals and plants on the mussel culture lines, including large numbers of shiner perch recruited to the farm from early summer through fall.