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ACME smoked fish - other wholesalers?

2slices | | Jul 27, 2009 11:53 AM

So i go on fridays at least twice a month. The prices are unbelievable and they have some great offerings. However their nova is the weakest item I buy. As you may know they only sell it pre-sliced in the vacuum package. Some of them have already been frozen, but often you can find ones that were n't. Any way their Nova is bland, and that's the worst adjective to be applied to smoked salmon. I can't speak about the whole filet's I've never bought one.

Are there any other wholesalers out there that sell better salmon? Acme is close to my work, as is Marshal's which I've never been to. Any recs on marshal's?

All that said they ACME has an incredible hot smoked salmon and really top notch whitefish and chubs. This weekend they only had large whitefish, which I'd usually stay away from as they tend to be dry. But this was surprisingly delicious, especially for a 36" white fish. I'd have gotten a smaller one but all they had, probably 3 - 4 pounders. 3 times I've gotten a big one and only once was it dry, which is what I expect a big sucker like that to be anyway.

Also good is the whitefish salad, salmon salad, herring with onions.

Anyway, other recs for cheap nova?

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