Food & Drink

An Alaska pizza parlor and brewpub has made the cut in the travel site's list of top 10 places to grab a slice in the U.S. -- and it's in elite company.

Ben Anderson
Can cookies made from peanut butter and chicken gizzards made for dogs also appeal to people? We consider the possibilities as we review the goodies coming into local farmers markets this week.Mike Dunham
I had crispy fried wontons once stuffed with cream cheese, crab and green onions with a side of Thai sweet chili sauce. The inspiration stuck with me. I should try to duplicate this dish.Maya Evoy

 The inspiration stuck with me. I should try to duplicate this dish, I thought.

Maya Evoy
And while pie will always be one of the great loves of my life, rhubarb margaritas (i.e. rhubarbaritas) are a crowd-pleaser when you have guests over and are short on time.Shannon Kuhn

It’s sometimes weird, sometimes perplexing and sometimes delicious.

Mara Severin

Advantages to canning your catch in glass jars is that your fish is already cooked, sterilized and ready to eat once it’s processed. The jars of fish are good for camping and shipping to friends and family, and they make for quick easy meals.

Tara Young
There's more than one way to catch a fish in Alaska -- and even more ways to fill your freezer with salmon or other species pulled from the state's waters. Check out the pros and cons of each.Suzanna Caldwell
The dishes at Casa -- an Asian and Mexican fusion restaurant that recently opened -- are incongruous but amusing.Mara Severin
Crops are coming in a little ahead of schedule, growers say, thanks to a warm summer. The first new potatoes should be at local farmers markets this week.Mike Dunham