Set the Net

Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

Many Alaskan’s know spring has arrived, not by a mark on the calendar but, by the Sitka sac roe herring fishery opening anew. March 25th the Southeast seine fishery kicked off and I’ve been checking out the fleet’s exploits on the Sitka Sac Row Herring Fishery Facebook page, scrolling through loads of great photos and …

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This sandwich is as delicious as it is pretty, filled with Bristol Bay catches, bold, simple flavors, and fresh market goodies. Canned salmon and Deckhand Seafoods Togiak Smoked Herring are the flavor base on a crusty baguette. Traditionally this nicçoise salad sandwich features anchovies and tuna but in Bristol Bay where jarred salmon lines my …

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