Copper River salmon arrives in Seattle
The first shipment of Copper River salmon has arrived in Seattle. The Alaska Airlines plane carrying the shipment came into Sea-Tac Airport this morning with kings and sockeyes from Ocean Beauty Seafoods, Trident Seafoods, and Copper River Seasfoods. Four more Alaska Airlines flights are scheduled to make shipments from Cordova to Seattle.
The Copper Chef Cook-off will also takes place. Seattle’s top chef will have 30 minutes to create the best salmon recipe. Among the competitors this year is three-time defending champion Pat Donahue. The winner will be announced later today.