Your guide to the food truck scene up north

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In Alaska and the Yukon, chefs have access to fresh ingredients and unique flavors that inspire all kinds of creativity in food. This is evident in restaurants everywhere, but especially in food trucks that travel around the area. It may be a surprise that food trucks can be so successful so far north, but take…

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3 delectable bakeries in the North

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There’s a reason people who have lived in Alaska for a long time are called “sourdoughs.” Sourdough starter was a necessity for the gold prospectors and homesteaders who traveled to Alaska and the Yukon in the early settlement days because it could last for years and it was a reliable way to ensure there was…

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Winter cocktails to warm you up this season

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Winter in Alaska can be long, but these cocktails make us feel warm and cozy even on the snowiest of days. While the weather outside is frightful, the drinks are always delightful!   Tundra Spice First up, we have a Westmark classic available at the Westmark Fairbanks’ Red Lantern Steak & Spirits. Fireball Whiskey gives…

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Where to eat in Alaska and the Yukon to keep your wallet – and your stomach – full

Posted in Featured, Food & Dining, Things To Do In Alaska, Things To Do In The Yukon, Traveling to the Yukon

When you’re looking for a quick and easy meal on the go, there are many must-visit stops in towns across the Yukon and Alaska. Sometimes that hole-in-the-wall eatery or off-the-beaten-path food truck is the best way to get a taste of the local flavor while traveling. We’ve hand picked a selection of stops that should…

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7 Places for Delicious Alaska Cuisine in Fairbanks

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You’ve spent the day panning for gold, exploring scenic rivers and getting to know sled dogs. You’re famished. In this next installment of our series on traditional and modern food in Alaska, we’re sharing with you our favorite spots to find the foods of Alaska in Fairbanks. Northern Latitudes Restaurant This easy-to-find restaurant (it’s in…

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