Copper River Sockeye Salmon - Premium Portions
Our Copper River sockeye salmon premium portions are frozen and individually vacuum-sealed in 1/3 lb to 2/3 lb packages.
Our frozen, vacuum-sealed Copper River sockeye salmon fillet portions can be stored in your freezer for several months. The salmon fillets can be thawed under refrigeration about 12 hours before preparation. The vacuum-sealed packages can also be ran under cold water to speed up the thawing process considerably.
An average serving size of Copper River sockeye salmon would be 1/2 pound, however because of the richness of Copper River salmon, a smaller portion size may be desired.
When it comes to nutritional benefits, Copper River Salmon are a smart choice for a healthy diet. The high oil content of Copper River salmon contains Omega-3 fatty acids which help reduce heart disease and lower cholesterol. Studies have also found that fish oil can help combat ailments such as psoriasis, rheumatoid arthritis, breast cancer, and migraines. Furthermore, Alaska salmon is an excellent source of vitamin D, protein and essential amino acids.
Commercial Fishing Season (Available Fresh):
The Copper River sockeye salmon fishery is one of the first salmon fisheries to open every year in Alaska. The fish are handled very carefully when caught, being bled & dressed immediately, put on ice & shipped out fresh.
According to many seafood connoisseurs, Alaska's Copper River sockeye are the finest sockeye salmon in the world. These excellent wild fish have a rich, robust flavor, deep ruby-red color, and are packed full of natural, heart-smart Omega-3s.
Copper River sockeye have a higher-than-average oil content due to the swift, cold waters of this mighty river. Experience the excellent flavor that is prized by chefs all over the world. Order your Copper River sockeye today!