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Seafood Education

  • Seafood and Vitamin D
    November 10, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Seafood and Vitamin D

    Statistics show that approximately 80% of Americans are Vitamin D deficient; and that optimizing Vitamin D status can decrease our risk of cancer by more than half.

     While the best source of Vitamin D is from the sun, the next best source is, you guessed it, SEAFOOD!

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  • Alaskan Spot Prawns: Prawns, Shrimp, Spots?
    October 5, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Alaskan Spot Prawns: Prawns, Shrimp, Spots?

    Wild Alaska Spot Prawns are the largest species of Alaskan shrimp and prawns and are easy to "spot" because of the 4 white spots that appear on their 1st and 5th abdominal sections. Our Alaska Spot Prawns are caught in pots in Southeast Alaska during the month of October and are known for their sweet flavor and numerous delicious recipes!
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  • What are "Catch" Types?
    September 28, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    What are "Catch" Types?

    The world of seafood can be hard to navigate. There are many different terms with very different meanings. We say that we are a sustainable seafood company, but what exactly does that mean?

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  • Why we're Different: Alaska Weathervane Scallops
    September 21, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Why we're Different: Alaska Weathervane Scallops

    Alaska Weathervane Scallops are specifically from Alaskan waters, mostly the Bering Sea, and are shucked, cleaned and deep-frozen at sea within four hours of capture. Our scallops are "dry" meaning they are never soaked in water or chemicals, as is done to many varieties of scallops worldwide.
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  • Why we're Different: Wild Pacific Halibut
    September 14, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Why we're Different: Wild Pacific Halibut

    Wild Pacific Halibut is found swimming on the bottom of the North Pacific Ocean. The Pacific Halibut Fishery is closely managed, taking water samples and temperatures, monitoring stocks and setting commercial fishing quotas annually to protect the species and promote a sustainable fishery.
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  • Sustainable Salmon
    August 31, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Sustainable Salmon

    We get a lot of questions on our social media pages about sustainability. Many people are concerned with "overfishing" and "depleting the oceans." We are here to educate you on what sustainable fishing and regulation looks like and to guarantee you that all Premier Catch products are harvested sustainably.
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  • Know your King Crab
    August 17, 2020 Ashley Besecker

    Know your King Crab

    "King Crab" come in various species, just like Salmon. Be educated and always ask questions!Alaskan Red King Crab: this is the highest quality king crab, known for its scarlet red coloring, and rich flavor. Alaskan Reds like to stay in...

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