Salmon Fishing on Kodiak Island, Alaska | Original Fare | PBS Food

Salmon Fishing on Kodiak Island, Alaska

Nothing is more integral to Alaskan culture than salmon. Kelly heads to Port Lions on Kodiak Island to learn why the fish is so important. After a learning the secrets behind a Sriracha-infused hot smoked salmon, she adventures out to catch her own salmon.

Do you feel there is a moral difference between hunting and fishing? Tell us in the comments.

Special Thanks:
Alaska Seafood

2nd Camera:
Denis Jensen

Three More Hours to Reno” by Phil Reavis

in THE crowd” by The Years

Improvisation 2” by Steve Gunn

Black Eyes” by Nettle

Mary Wants My Beat” by Boris & Olivier

In Original Fare, join Kelly Cox as she attempts to hunt, forage, and farm her way across the globe in search of the best ingredients our planet has to offer. For more, visit

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