Farmed salmon has almost prevented me from eating salmon anymore. One of my favorite guest dishes for a stand up party table is poached silver salmon served with the dill sauce. This is a large fish and one can not easily find small servings at our local markets. We have tried a variety of types but have ended up choosing salmon from Alaska or Norway or in other words, cold water regions. I came to this conclusion after my travels to Australia where I tried the salmon there. I found that it had the same taste I disliked with the Atlantic salmon. So I have been focusing on cold water varieties. I have tried sockeye but that seem a little strong to me. You comments seem to validate my taste. I have not as far as I know tried King or Coho but will give it a try. What I generally get is from Norway from Whole Foods but not sure of the variety. Any suggestions would be appreciated.
04/11/2015 - 4:18pm
03/07/2015 - 4:25pm
I alway by wild salon.
01/08/2015 - 11:11am
12/28/2014 - 10:03pm
I never buy Farmed Salmon. I agree with your discussions above as the reason. Thank you for promoting what I believe is better for us & the environment. I keep a current [ as it changes] Seafood Watch card from Montery Bay Aquarium in my wallet, it's handy. And I'm constantly educating others on these easy to access resources. It is not often I find good salmon or other healthy seafood in my small town, but when I get it I will use my vacuum sealer, freeze it and it does very well for quick thaw & cook.
Lee from Colorado
12/08/2014 - 5:17pm
I buy Salmon from Kodiak Alaska, but in light of Fukushima is the Salmon still consider safe to buy?
11/01/2014 - 6:15am
I buy only wild salmon for cooking at home. My husband, however, loves to eat at sushi restaurants and they almost always serve Atlantic Salmon. Our they charge an arm and a leg for 'premium' salmon. I make him pay the extra :)
08/11/2014 - 2:38pm
Just had sockeye salmon (baked with garlic powder, olive oil and a few other spices) and Spanish rice. Delicious!
07/23/2014 - 1:10pm
I usally buy both. I buy soceye salmon when my budget allows me to
03/23/2014 - 12:52pm
Hi I am looking in Melbourne were can I buy wild king salmon or Chinook and or wild NZ salmon does any one know Anthony mobile 0425743438