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Everything You Need to Know About Scallops!

Posted On: July 31, 2015

You may have noticed the newest member of our wild-caught seafood family: Alaskan Weathervane Scallops! We’re so pleased to share these succulent scallops with all of you. We went to great lengths to ensure that these scallops came from sustainable Alaskan fisheries.

Where are they from? 

Found only in the northeastern Pacific Ocean, these giant scallops are found only in salt water. They are found in large beds on gravel, sand bottoms, and rocks deep in the ocean. You can find them at 600ft below sea level!

What are they?

Alaskan Weathervane scallops are the largest scallops found in the ocean,

Are they sustainable?

We believe in doing things right for our planet, for ourselves, and for future generations.  Our fishery partner in Alaska follows strict guidelines for sustainable harvesting. In fact, Alaska’s state constitution includes a “sustained yield principle” which is designed to help sustainability manage Alaska’s natural resources, including seafood.  You can feel good knowing that our Alaskan seafood is a responsible choice for your body and for the planet.

How do I prepare them?

Oh, we can let you know how to prepare them alright! We’ll be posting numerous recipes – appetizers, main courses, the works! We’ll go over all the cooking methods and ways to spice up this delicious sea treat. Make sure to follow us on Twitter and Instagram for inspiration!

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