Quality caviar must have a bright glossy color, fresh, mild smell, uniformly sized eggs, and lightly salty flavor, NOIR caviar meets all of those criteria. Sourced from only the best sturgeon farms around the world and every shipment is graded as it arrives to ensure that only the best makes it into the NOIR Caviar Co line.
Ossetra Raised in water from the Dans River on a farm in Northern Israel. This river water is the secret ingredient that produces a superb caviar with intense Ossetra flavors. Milder than Beluga with medium-sized, firm, and juicy beads, toasty brown color, and a bold, clean, nutty, buttery taste.
Imperial Ossetra This is our top of the line Ossetra with a distinctive flavor, milder than Beluga with medium-sized, firm, and juicy beads, light brown color, and a bold, clean, nutty, buttery taste. Origins are Israel, USA, and Uruguay.
Kaluga Hybrid (Huso Dauricus Shrencki) Sometimes referred to as “River Beluga hybrid”. Large, light-brown to rich-brown beads with a velvety texture, and sweet notes of hazelnut and walnut. Indigenous to the Amur River, sustainably farmed in China in lakes south of the Shanghai Mountains.
Siberian Sturgeon A cousin to the Ossetra Sturgeon and as such has pure Ossetra flavors. Unique clean, sweet, crisp, nutty flavors with an intense taste of the sea. The grain sizes range from small to medium, the color ranges from dark gray to black. Origins are Uruguay.
French Trout Roe Beautiful medium-sized grains in a deep orange color. Exudes a briny tang, a bit of smokiness, and a firm pop. Also available lightly smoked. Farmed from rainbow trout in Western France.
American Wild Caviar
Paddlefish Caviar Light to dark gray-black to greenish bead with a buttery texture and intensely strong but smooth, earthy taste.
Hackleback Caviar Tiny, jet-black to brown beads with a briny zest. Dry, strong flavor and firm beads. Harvested from wild sturgeon caught in Tennessee, Kentucky, and Illinois. Specifically for customers who request it and/or already use Paddlefish. Limited availability.
Grinnell Caviar This very rare caviar comes from our Southern rivers and streams. Black/aubergine color and lemony/citrus flavor.
Tobikko Small glossy grains with delicate and refreshing flavor that varies with color.
Red, orange (citrus), green (wasabi), or black.
American Farmed Caviar
White Sturgeon (Transmontanous) Slightly firm but delicate texture with fine distinguishable roe. The flavor ranges from buttery to nutty with a touch of sweetness and can be compared to the taste of the Caspian Sea wild Ossetra caviar.
Royal Transmontanous Medium size beads, the color varies from light to dark brown with a mild buttery almost flowery flavor.
Imperial Transmontanous Mild, light in color, with small beads.
Ikura Salmon Roe Large, sparkling red to orange beads with a firm texture and a clean burst of crisp salmon flavor. Harvested from wild salmon caught in Alaska and air-dried.