The bread pudding he never got

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Alaskan Pop-Tarts

Use homemade jam in a more creative way with this Alaskan Pop-Tart recipe.

Hummus: Old meets new

Hummus's tale is as old as time, but it's never been so easy to make. Whip up your own avocado lime hummus.

Thai salmon soup

A hearty, healthy soup fit for an Alaska winter day.

College Cookbook: Café Du Monde beignets at home

You can order their beignet mix online, or you can follow this copy-cat recipe I found through The Food Hacker.

Great-grandma’s gooseberry tart

Full of recipes that require gooseberries, my great-grandmother's cookbook is this weeks College Cookbook challenge.

College Cookbook: Mozzarella cheese from scratch

I've been challenging myself to make things I'd only ever thought I'd buy. I couldn't have imagined myself ever making cheese, but I decided...

College Cookbook: Celebrate with a slice of jackfruit cassava cake

Whenever there was a celebration of some sort, my mother would make her famous jackfruit cassava cake. Before I lived in Anchorage, I spent...

For the love of food: Aphrodisiac Alaskana

Aphrodisiacs are all around us. The aphrodisiacs that make Alaska unique, and a recipe that will get you the best bang for your buck.

College Cookbook: Honey garlic ferment

This strong and sweet sauce would make a great addition to a stir-fry, or even hummus.

Alaskan made wild rose water

Take advantage of the wild roses in abundance around Anchorage

College Cookbook: A sweet snack for summer days

My summer has started off typically spending my time with my grandparents after work. My grandfather had recently undergone surgery, and we had almost...

The Sourdough’s sourdough starter

Make your own sourdough starter to create sourdough bread and pancakes.

Chipotle-lime foil salmon

A great tasting salmon recipe in under thirty minutes.

A Thanksgiving appetizer, side and drink for this Thursday

Easy, simple and delicious recipes to help make your Thanksgiving a hit. Whether you're hosting or just a guest, these are sure to please.

Pan de yuca with the De La Torre’s

This quick and tasty Colombian snack can be enjoyed either sweet or savory.

Great-grandmother’s lemon cake

A tart and refreshing cake perfect for summer days.

Candy graduation lei

Congratulate your graduate with a homemade candy lei

Swedish kladkaka for your soul

An elegant and rich dessert that's easy to make.

College Cookbook: My complicated relationship with cooking

You'd think that someone with a cooking column would love to cook, right?

New Orleans’ most famous cocktails to celebrate Mardi Gras

Fat Tuesday marks the last day of debauchery and rich, fatty foods before practicing Catholics recognize ritual fasting for the Lenten season. Here are three cocktails to try at your next Mardi Gras party.

White chocolate chip matcha cookies

Enjoy the traditional green tea flavor in a sweet and chewy cookie

College Cookbook: The story I meant to write a long time ago

This is my final College Cookbook. I'll be moving to the Peninsula and am leaving The Northern Light behind. My three-plus years here have...

College Cookbook: Lemon poppy seed cardamom rolls

Treat yourself with the combined flavors of summer and fall

Stress free snacks for your grad party.

Easy and simple party snacks to for graduation party guests