Set the Net

Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

Chris Miller is a renowned Alaska photographer who has captured some seriously incredible shots of commercial fishermen in action. That being said, it is our luck Miller is here in Bristol Bay fishing, as he is most every summer, but this time he will be documenting and posting a photo online everyday thanks to the Bristol Bay Regional Seafood …

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    Good books that take place in and around my stomping grounds tend to be dear to my heart; so when I saw that Alaska Public Media released a Top Ten list of the best Alaska Books on their website today, I was quick to give it a peek. Among the titles were Eowyn Ivey’s “The …

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Sunday morning at the crack of dawn we launched the F/V Sea Breeze into the Dillingham Small Boat Harbor. That evening the boys left for Egegik, leaving Bea and I to fend for ourselves at home. I am staying busy hanging gear and getting the house ready to move into, but I think both of …

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Ikura. This cured salmon roe while a tedious and somewhat lengthy process, is worth every glorious bead of glistening sunshine it produces. Like so many things that are unassumingly extravagant, Ikura preparing seems daunting but really is quite uncomplicated. The other evening, I filleted two hens just brimming with roe and I knew it was …

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