Set the Net

Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

In my opinion tomatoes are a fruit that really should only be eaten fresh while in season, though I am just as guilty as everyone else when it comes to buying them year round. But now is really the time for some serious tomato indulgence.  Straight off the vine, in salads, drizzled with oil and …

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I distinctly remember walking with my mom up and down our garden rows throughout my childhood. I used to dream I was Laura Ingalls swishing my long skirts, scavenged from yard sales, imagining life on the prairie. We always had rows of broccoli, snap peas, lettuce and squash of all colors, and when the zucchini …

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A few major seafood processors, as of yesterday late afternoon, have posted grounds price for sockeye here in Bristol Bay, $1.20 a lb. plus $0.15 a lb. bonus for chilled fish. Down from last year, but still not too shabby… If you can’t get enough Bristol Bay fishing coverage check out Elijah Lawson’s wonderful project Tails from …

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This clip was too cool not to share, it’s from Chris Miller’s BBRSDA‘s project bringing the web a photo a day from the Bristol Bay fishing grounds that you can find by following this link! The 2014 season for Sockeye is really winding down here in Bristol Bay, but Bronson and my brother Ian are still …

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