YO!’s recently announced decision to source their salmon exclusively from Scotland for all their 78 UK restaurants is a welcome endorsement of the country’s top food export.
Mike Lewis, executive chef at YO!, said: “Scottish salmon has always been YO!’s preferred source and quality of salmon. …. we are now able to serve the best possible quality of salmon to our guests.”
Cooke Aquaculture Scotland was delighted to be selected as YO!’s supplier.
Their Scottish Managing Director, Colin Blair, said: “Yo! is renowned for the freshness and the flavour of their products. It’s a great recognition for Cooke Aquaculture Scotland salmon to have been selected.”
On behalf of SSPO, David Sandison, Shetland General Manager said:
“This news underlines Scottish salmon’s reputation as the ideal food for today’s eating experience. Freshness, taste, health benefits and provenance are all fundamental to our product’s popularity. We’re thrilled that has been recognised by this top restaurant chain and to see that Cooke’s investment and commitment to excellence in their Scottish operations is bearing fruit”