Salmon – Wild Sockeye

Salmon – Wild Sockeye

Oncorhynchus Nerka

Market Name(s): Sockeye & Red

Primary Source(s): Alaska, British Columbia, Washington

Season: Mid May (Copper River) through early September

Size Range:  Whole fish average 6 lbs. Sizing for H&G: 2/4, 4/6, 6/9

Abundant throughout Alaska, these salmon are renowned for their deep red flesh, firm texture and rich flavor. Truly a favorite among chefs for its dramatic visual impact and strong flavor profile.