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The Time Saving Benefits of Seafood

The Time Saving Benefits of Seafood

Sitka, Alaska (Lingít Aanì–the land of the Tlingit people) is a seaside town on the beautiful island of Baranof. It is largely a fishing community. And let me tell you, every single person here has their own ideas about what the best way is to prepare each of the species that we carry. We can all agree on one thing however, preparing seafood for dinner saves time. 

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Issam Samman
Sound Off January 2022

Sound Off January 2022

Greetings From the Sitka Sound Happy New Year! January in Sitka has come in like a lion, with roaring winds, swirling snow and surging seas. Catch up with the latest from the our small boat fleet, all the Fish Talk, and our favorite recipe of the month from the Kitchen!

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Fish Talk: Is Fresh Fish Really the Best Fish?

Fish Talk: Is Fresh Fish Really the Best Fish?

Is Fresh Fish really the Best Fish?  Fresh seafood is frequently assumed to be the best seafood, but is it really? This desire for “fresh” is something that has long been held by fish consumers, and until recently it was absolutely true. We can all agree the word “fresh” has a great appeal – especially in the seafood world. But the general assumption is that “fresh” equals “quality,” and this is where most seafood consumers are mistaken. Quality seafood is what we’re after, and to get the best quality of fish, always selecting the “fresh” option won’t produce the results you’re...

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Sound Off December 2021

Sound Off December 2021

Greetings from the Sitka Sound Welcome to December in Sitka! Find out the latest from the fisherfolk of Southeast Alaska, catch up on Fish Talk, and enjoy our favorite recipe of the month from the Kitchen!

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