Seafood

  • Health Benefits Of Salmon
    Found on the recommended foods lists of many major diets--including the Atkins diet, the South Beach diet, and the new Mediterranean diet--salmon is a favorite food among nutritionists. It is a celeb....
  • Salmon Appetizers
    One of the appeals of salmon is that in addition to being an extremely healthy food, it is also a very versatile food. Salmon fillets can be broiled, smoked, or grilled in a number of different ways.....
  • Salmon Lox
    Salmon lox is a popular spread with a salty, smoky flavor. Made from salmon fillets smoked at a low temperature, lox is uncooked salmon that stays soft enough to be spread. After being treated with ....
  • Fresh Halibut
    Found in Northern waters of both the Atlantic and Pacific, the halibut is a massive flatfish. A halibut is shaped like a flounder, but can get up to eight feet long and weigh up to 500 pounds. The f....
  • Dried Salmon
    The process of drying salmon was invented by Native Americans in the areas that are now Alaska and the Pacific Northwest. These native people would catch the salmon as they passed through streams in ....
  • Coho Salmon
    While it isn't much of a commercial fish, the Coho Salmon (Oncorhynchus kisutch) is a favorite fish of the sports fisherman. Also called the Silver Salmon, these fish are known for the silvery shine ....
  • Cooking Grilled Salmon
    Recent trends in health sciences and dieting are starting to encourage people to eat meats like fish and veal in place of meats like beef and pork. These foods are high in protein and healthy fats, a....
  • Alaskan King Crab Legs
    A healthy and modestly priced alternative to lobster, Alaskan King Crab legs are becoming more and more popular on the menus of trendy American restaurants. Found in deep, cold waters from Siberia to....
  • Alaska Sockeye
    The sockeye salmon (Oncorhynchus nerka) makes up the greatest part of Alaska's fishing economy. The yearly runs of the salmon were celebrated by ancient cultures, and still mark a time of great abund....
  • Sockeye Salmon
    Known for its strong coloration, sockeye salmon is the most common canned salmon. Its vivid red/orange flesh keeps its color in a can, and is attractive in cooking. In addition, the color comes from....