Wild Red Spring Fillets

Oncorhynchus tshawytscha

Characteristics

  • Cut from thawed 11/18 lb head off wild, troll caught, Frozen at sea Spring Salmon
  • Skin on, boneless fillets, average about 4/7 lb each
  • Highest fat content of all wild salmon

Handling & Storage

  • Refreshed fillets have less elasticity due to having been frozen, so careful handling is a must
  • Always pick up and support the fillet with two hands
  • Process immediately and store well-iced. Avoid leaving product sitting in ice melt. Re-ice daily
  • Minimum shelf life is 3 days from delivery

Seasonal Availability

Available Fresh mainly in June, July, Aug with localized openings year round.

Flavour/Texture Profile TEXTURE: Large moist flakes produce a beautiful, delicate texture.

FLAVOUR: The King of all Salmon has a rich, full bodied taste.

Cooking Tips

  • Sashimi quality
  • Suitable for all cooking methods
  • Good substitute would be Sockeye salmon.

Recipe Roasted Salmon with Fresh Salsa