Iceland is a leading country in fish sustainability. Through rules and regulations, Iceland has excellent treatment of the marine ecosystem.

What is Wolffish?

What is Wolffish? Wolf what? Yep, you heard that right - we’re talking about Arctic Wolffish! While its looks may not impress (it’s quite wolf-like with sharp teeth that crush crustaceans all day long), it’s flavor and texture are show stoppers! It’s so delicious! So tender! It should be the most popular [...]

What is Wolffish?2020-06-18T19:57:01+00:00

5 Benefits of Frozen Seafood

5 Benefits of Frozen Seafood If you’re new to cooking fish at home, one approach is to consider purchasing high-quality, frozen fish portions (check out our new retail bags of frozen cod and haddock!). Here are five reasons to purchase frozen fish: 1. Shelf Life Frozen fish can keep in your freezer for months, [...]

5 Benefits of Frozen Seafood2020-06-17T16:49:11+00:00

Icelandic Cod Sustainability

Icelandic Cod Sustainability When it comes to sustainability and fishing, the focus has generally been on the maintenance of fish stock and the environmental impact of fishing. Comprehensive certification programs are available for fisheries, for example from the Marine Stewardship Council, an independent certification body (MSC) and Iceland Responsible Fisheries. These certification [...]

Icelandic Cod Sustainability2020-07-20T16:58:47+00:00

What does sustainable seafood mean?

What does sustainable seafood mean?  Sustainable food systems are created by both supply and demand side factors. The most crucial factor on the seafood supply side is the sustainable management of fisheries, and the closing of the fisheries as needed. And, just like a well-managed fishery is willing to close its doors, a [...]

What does sustainable seafood mean?2020-04-20T18:58:57+00:00

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic salmon

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic salmon Raised in ASC-certified offshore farms by Arnarlax along the Western coast of Iceland, our salmon thrive in the ice-cold currents and they’re exactly what you want in salmon - perfect fat content, flakiness, and flavor. Farm-raised salmon, starts with the smolts (baby salmon) The eggs are [...]

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic salmon2020-04-17T15:24:22+00:00

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic arctic char

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic arctic char Have you ever tried arctic char? It’s a delicately flaky pink fish with a beautiful, nutty flavor. Char is often used as an alternative to salmon or steelhead trout - different species but very similar in texture and flavor.  Matorka Farms The farm-raised arctic char [...]

Get to know our farm-raised, Icelandic arctic char2020-06-05T19:19:28+00:00

Why is Icelandic seafood so sustainable?

Icelandic Fishing Sustainability  Sustainability is just as much about supporting fishing communities and economic empowerment as it is about natural resource conservation. The fishing industry in Iceland doesn’t only support fishermen - it also supports adjacent industries like processing, technology and software. A sustainable fishery is one that’s willing to close its doors [...]

Why is Icelandic seafood so sustainable?2020-04-16T17:02:38+00:00

Should I be buying seafood online?

Should I be buying seafood online? Buying seafood online and getting it delivered to your home is an ideal way to adventure with seafood comfortably in your own kitchen and eat more nutritious fish! We know shopping for ingredients online can be overwhelming, so we’ve broken down some options and purchasing tips here: Subscription [...]

Should I be buying seafood online?2020-05-05T00:12:47+00:00