Food & Drink

This year, in the interest of journalistic integrity, I vowed to try only new foods at the Alaska State Fair -- a sacrifice that should garner notice from the Pulitzer people.


Mara Severin

This year, in the interest of journalistic integrity, I vowed to try only new things at the Alaska State Fair -- a sacrifice that should garner notice from the Pulitzer people.

Mara Severin
It seems just a little ironic that when a few special dignitaries arrive in Alaska to talk about climate change that cold temperatures have descended.Steve Edwards
Vintage treats like slumps and buckles could easily be awarded “most likeable” for their ease of preparation and crowd-pleasing attributes.Kim Sunée
This focaccia, topped with fresh rosemary and sea salt, is the perfect vehicle for sopping up that good olive oil and dark balsamic.Maya Evoy

I tested a couple of different versions of focaccia before landing on the right one.

Maya Evoy
Forget those “wrong side of the tracks” jokes and focus on the flavor. Donna Freedman
As we sprint toward September, there is one thought on the minds of Alaska farmers: the temperature. Frost could be just around the corner, and that will mean the end of summer veggies.Steve Edwards
Simply trying to navigate the yellow, red and blue trails of the food booths is often challenging, not to mention the amount of time one or the other parent spends standing in line at public restrooms.Erin Kirkland