Sitka Salmon Shares Review

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Seafood lovers, you’re in for a treat today. 

I want to put a company by the name of Sitka Salmon Shares on your radar. 

Someone contacted me some weeks back and after seeing their offerings on their website I was looking forward to receiving a PR box and it finally arrived, so today I’m sharing my thoughts on what I received with you guys today. 

What is Sitka Salmon Shares

Sitka Salmon Shares delivers premium, sustainable, wild Alaskan seafood from fishermen directly to your doorstep. 

However, this is a subscription-based food delivery service, so you do have to commit to paying for your “share” each month during the season. They allow you to pay on a monthly basis or you can save a little bit of money if you pay in full upfront. 

What Are the Share Options

As of this writing, they currently have 4 share options available. All of which look pretty amazing in my opinion. They are as follows:

  • Taste of Summer Share (starts at $99 per month)
  • Sitka Salmon Share (starts at $119 per month)
  • Sitka Seafood Share (starts at $119 per month)
  • Premium Sitka Seafood Share (starts at $129 per month)

The Taste of Summer and Sitka Salmon Shares lasts for four months, the Sitka Seafood Share lasts for seven months, and the Premium Sitka Seafood Share lasts for 9 months. 

You can find full details about what’s included in each of the shares and even compare shares to see what’s the best fit for you here. Make sure to use the code SITKA25 to take $25 off of any 2020 Premium Sitka Seafood Share. 

What Comes in the Box 

When your box arrives, it’ll contain dry ice to keep the food frozen. If you don’t plan to make the food within 24 hours simply transfer it to your freezer. In my case, we planned to have it the next day so we let the fish defrost in the fridge. 

In your Sitka Salmon Shares box, you’ll find large recipe cards and a newsletter featuring the fishermen who caught the fish. 

I just want to say that the “large” recipe cards were my favorite (outside of the salmon lol) because so many companies that send recipe cards send little index card-sized ones, which can be a huge pain when trying to follow the recipe. 

Why You Should Try Sitka Salmon Shares 

Sitka Salmon Shares is a company that is about so much more than making money. Some of the main reasons I would recommend you give them a try if you’re a seafood lover is as follows:

  1. They implement a hook-and-line method that minimizes negative ecological impact. 
  2. Their fishermen receive approximately 20-30% more for their harvest, which could be an extra $10,000 of income each season for fishermen. 
  3. They donate a percentage of their revenue to efforts promoting small scale fisheries and conservation in Alaska. 

As you can tell from just those three things they are a community-focused company so you can feel confident when ordering from them that your business is actually helping. 

Sitka Salmon Shares Review

Sitka Salmon Shares really exceeded my expectations. In the PR box, I received salmon and cod.

In my house, we typically have at least one salmon based meal per week. However, while I do love seafood, I’m not really a big fish person. In fact, out of all of the fish that I’ve tried salmon is the only one that I’ll eat….That was until I tried cod. 

Additionally, based on the salmon that I normally get from the grocery store I could definitely taste a difference in the quality. I’m not sure if it’s because Sitka Salmon Shares blast freezes the fish at the peak of freshness to ensure it stays fresh or what, but they are definitely providing good quality fish. 

Overall, I really enjoyed trying out Sitka Salmon Shares and I love the convenience of having fresh seafood delivered to my doorstep. If you’ve been looking for a seafood delivery subscription service this is definitely one to consider first. 

Additionally, if you do sign up for a 2020 Premium Sitka Seafood Share make sure you use the code SITKA25 to get $25 off your share. 

What We Made

We had a seafood feast!

The cod and salmon was seasoned with black pepper, Old Bay lemon pepper seasoning, seasoning salt, lemon juice, and lemon slices. 

For the sides, we had corn, baked sweet potatoes, and cheese biscuits. 

The cod and salmon were made using the PowerXL Smokeless Grill (make sure you check out my review here if you haven’t already) and the entire meal took less than an hour to make. 

Everything turned out delicious and we even had leftovers after feeding a family of five. 

Conclusion: Sitka Salmon Shares is Worth Checking Out

If you’re in the market for a fresh seafood subscription box, Sitka Salmon Shares is worth checking out.

What I received is just a small selection of what they have to offer. They also have other prized Alaskan caught seafood such as halibut, Kodiak black rockfish, Dungeness crab, spot shrimp, and more. 

Do you think a seafood subscription box would be a good fit for your family? What are your initial thoughts on Sitka Salmon Shares?

 

Sitka Salmon Shares Review

17 Comments

  1. […] It can be something simple such as steak and baked potatoes or you could opt to have fresh seafood delivered to your doorstep.  […]

  2. I’ve always wanted to cook Salmon, but I never had any idea how to prepare it. I love they give such easy to follow recipe cards

  3. I like hearing that the fisherman benefit financially while implementing ecological tools.

  4. Fatima Torres says:

    We just had salmon yesterday. Wish I spotted this recipe sooner. It looks delicious.

  5. It sounds like an awesome subscription box. I love seafood, especially salmon. I’ll check it out.

  6. We love seafood and salmon is one of my faves, but we have never tried getting a seafood subscription box. This is actually the first time I’ve heard of this box. I’m going to check it out.

  7. I love seafood except for salmon, but I’d love to have something like this that is so fresh. I love halibut so that caught my eye right away.

  8. Melissa Dixon says:

    Yum! I would love to try this out. I need to add more salmon into my family meal plan and I think this would be perfect.

  9. I like the idea of having it delivered to your door. Subscription boxes are the best. This would really be the one to get too.

  10. Sounds like a great deal! Plus it’s perfect if you love seafood. I like that you can tell the difference when it comes to the quality of their fish. It’s such a huge advantage for me. Thanks for the review!

  11. This Sitka Salmon is really great. I will definitely check this out when I go to the market with my wife. I will try using this for my recipes.

  12. Michelle Cantu says:

    Oh wow, the finished plate looks amazing. I am a huge seafood lover and am always looking for quality seafood. Excited to try this.

  13. I have never heard of this before! My friend loves seafood and I am sure she would really enjoy this box.

  14. Everything looks yummy! I have to look into giving this company a try. It looks like they have a lot of great options.

  15. Sitka Salmon is such a great company from the sea to your table. I love a socially and financially conscious company like this. Seafood lovers should look into this.

  16. Yum, this looks good. My mom loves her salmon, so I might have to get this for her.

  17. The reasons alone for subscribing to this program are excellent. I’m all for supporting the ones who put the time in with hard work, and I agree that having the recipes enlarged makes it easier to read as well as store in a recipe book binder.

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