Let's Talk Fish

We like fish, and we’re eager to share our knowledge and passion with the public. We hope to educate the public on the importance of sustainable seafood, as well as behind the scenes information about the inner workings of a sustainable seafood monger.

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Supplier Spotlight – Sustainable Blue

By Meg MacKay Photos by: Mikaila Bickford   Kirk Havercroft is the CEO of Sustainable Blue, a one-of-a-kind land-based salmon farm in Centre Burlington, Nova Scotia. Kirk is from the UK, and graduated from university in 1994, specializing in finance and accounting. While he was job searching, he came across Sustainable Blue founder and engineer

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Supplier Spotlight – Cascumpec Oyster Co.

By: Meg MacKay Photos By: Mikaila Bickford It’s shipping day at Cascumpec Bay Oyster CO. Martin and his crew of family members can be found out on the bay at 6:00am. Already pulling on their coveralls, rubber boots, and gloves—they’re preparing for a day’s work. This time of year, they’ll be harvesting and sorting oysters; but

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Is Fresh Always Best?

Is Fresh Always Best? The classic fresh versus frozen debate has taken the world of seafood by storm for decades. Traditionally fresh seafood has dominated in the public eye, but we have come a long way since the mushed up fish sticks that traditionally represent frozen seafood, and we at Afishionado want to celebrate frozen

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We’re hiring!

We’re hiring a Product Delivery and Order Fulfillment Provider!    ABOUT AFISHIONADO Afishionado Fishmongers is a community-minded provider of fresh and fresh-frozen seafood dedicated to bringing low impact fishing traditions back to the plates of consumers. We strive to build and maintain close relationships to those who catch and grow our fish, and work hard

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Important changes at the Warehouse Market

From everyone at The Warehouse Market, we would like to thank you for your continued support during the pandemic. For the past 4 months our team has been incredibly committed, totally stretched, and now quite exhausted… as we have navigated this major pivot in how we reach our customers. It’s been really invigorating to see

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What the ocean means to me

By: Adira Nehme It is Oceans Week in Halifax, and I have been asked the question of what the ocean means to me. When asked I sat and started to think about what the ocean means to me and what it might mean to other people. I realized that the ocean has always been important

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