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Prized for their rich oil content—healthy oil, that is—the wait for Copper River Salmon is over

Prized for their rich oil content—healthy oil, that is—the wait for Copper River Salmon is over

Posted May 23, 2013

Prized for their rich oil content—healthy oil, that is—the wait for Copper River Salmon is over.

All four of the Market's fish markets now have fresh Copper River Salmon. These aquatic marathoners travel some 300 miles in the nation's 10th largest river in intense conditions that build their stores of omega-3 fatty acids. This results in a rich flavor that diners around the world cherish.

CATEGORY: SPECIALTY FOODS