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Halibut with Roasted Tomato, Garlic and Olive Relish

By Mara Fleishman, February 23, 2009  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Mara Fleishman
Join Secret Ingredient host Scott Simons as he discovers the versatility, mild flavor and delicate texture found in Wild Alaskan Halibut. This week’s encore presentation showcases Whole Foods Market’s partnership with the Marine Stewardship Council, a win-win collaboration where we pool our resources to work together to promote sustainably harvested fish and seafood, keeping the ocean’s fish populations healthy for generations to come. Tune in to learn more and to see how a quick visit to our seafood department and olive bar results in a delicious entrée, perfect for any day of the week.




Jean says ...
I really appreciate that Whole Foods sells sustainable seafood, but are seafood stocks so depleted that we should just put a moratorium on seafood? Thanks!
02/23/2009 1:33:50 PM CST
brownsteinc says ...
We work to support the fisheries that are well-managed with healthy fish populations so that fishermen have an incentive to fish sustainably. Not all fish populations are depleted. Those that are need especially strong management, which sometimes can include cutting back on fishing effort or changing fishing methods to give populations a chance to recover.
02/25/2009 11:33:26 AM CST
Frugal Wino says ...
You guys have some wonderful healthy recipes and this one is no exception. Very tasty & easy to make. My wife & I pared this with a nice inexpensive New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc from your wine section. We have to wonder why don't you suggest wine pairings with the recipes? This is a question we are often asked by dinner guest as we always pair a wine with our meals.
05/29/2009 12:07:46 AM CDT
Stetson says ...
Looks tasty, will try it this evening. Draw backs - 20% advertising 5 min show, cooking starts at 1 min in, and ends 20 sec before the end of the video. Stick to the cooking, I'm already a customer.
09/21/2009 6:12:31 PM CDT
kate says ...
Going to make this tonight -- summer is great for fresh seafood.
06/01/2011 8:37:05 AM CDT