Copper River SOCKEYE Salmon - Premium Portions
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!
This product ships frozen with dry ice and is ready to be held in your freezer. When you're ready to prepare, make sure to thaw under refrigeration for 12 to 24 hours prior to your meal.
This item delivers overnight via FedEx, from Alaska. You may choose your delivery date during checkout. Orders placed before 11am Alaska Time (M - Th) can be delivered as soon as tomorrow.
FishEx ships all orders via FedEx, at a flat rate low cost of $39*. However, orders of $400 or more qualify for FREE* shipping.
*Some (rural) areas require PRIORITY Flat-Rate shipping, which costs $68. HAWAII Flat-Rate shipping costs $89. All major US cities qualify for FREE shipping on orders over $400. Rural zones & Hawaii do not qualify for free shipping, but will receive a $39 credit when the order value is over $400.
Additional Product Info
Our Copper River sockeye salmon premium portions are flash-frozen and individually vacuum-sealed in 1/3 lb. to 2/3 lb. packages.
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.