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Product Review: Pete’s Seafood Club

Pete's Seafood Club ~ Spinach & Feta Stuffed Salmon

Sometimes I get requests from food (or food-related) companies to review their products. This time I got a rather unusual invitation to come and visit Pete’s Seafood‘s location in Southern California. I (sadly) had to decline … I am too far away to visit their factory, but I told them I would be very glad to try their products if they’d like to ship me some samples. I was pleasantly surprised when they informed me that yes, they would send me some of their seafood. I expected a small box of samples.

When Ian asked me what I’d like them to send and gave me a choice of any of their combo boxes, I realized this wasn’t just a few little “samples” they were sending … I was getting some full-sized portions of REAL seafood! That got my blood flowing since I live in the midwest where “fresh” seafood means lake-caught walleye. Don’t get me wrong, I LOVE me some good fresh walleye, but I’d chomp at the bit for an the opportunity to have some fresh-caught ocean seafood on my table! I have memories of buying fresh ocean shrimp and mussels right off the boat at the fisherman’s wharf in Santa Barbara. Oh how I miss that …

The kids and I looked over their offerings and settled on the Taste of the Mediterranean Combo Box, which includes:

  • (2) Herb Parmesan Breaded Tilapia
  • (2) Lemon Pepper Breaded Tilapia
  • (2) Seafood Stuffed Salmon
  • (2) Spinach & Feta Stuffed Salmon

I was thinking 2 fillets of each … I didn’t quite expect I’d get two BIG coolers full of seafood from reading that list, but that’s what I received! What a surprise! I’ve had to freeze most of it and work on it bit by bit. The seafood stuffed salmon was heavenly, my daughter and I both agreed, but quite rich for our tastes. My very favorite by far is the Spinach and Feta Stuffed Salmon (pictured). It’s totally addictive. I absolutely inhaled this entire piece, which is a very large portion for me, but it was so good, I just couldn’t stop eating.

I am normally a more make-it-myself kinda girl, but I loved how I could take this beautiful hunk of salmon out of its package, stick it in the oven and 20 minutes later have a beautiful, restaurant-quality dinner with no effort at all. It was so nice for when I was feeling way too tired to cook, but still wanted something wonderful to eat. If you’re looking for fresh seafood delivered to your door, Pete’s Seafood is a really nice service, especially if you live within their free shipping zone (southwest US). See Pete’s Shipping information to see if you’re lucky enough to live in that zone.

Pete's Seafood Club ~ Spinach & Feta Stuffed Salmon

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One Response

  1. Just got water in my mouth. 🙂 Thanks for sharing your personal expierance.

    January 11, 2014 at 9:52 am