Scientific Name: Oncorhynchus nerka
US Market Names: Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon, Blueback Salmon
Canada Market Names: Sockeye Salmon, Red Salmon, Red Sockeye Salmon
Flesh & Flavour: Sockeye Salmon flesh is rich in flavour and contains healthy Omega-3 Fatty Acids. Sockeye is reputed for its rich orange flesh that stays brilliant when cooked. Sockeye flesh is moist and firm with a delicate flake.