Tag: Alaska

Teriyaki King Salmon With Tri-Color Quinoa, Boy Is This Tasty!

Teriyaki King Salmon With Tri-Color Quinoa, Boy Is This Tasty!

My little one is a big fish lover, salmon in particular.  As if he was not already a big enough fan, a summer trip to Alaska and his exposure to incredible fresh salmon made him crave it even more. While traveling in Alaska we visited […]

Irresistible Alaskan Smoked Sockeye Salmon Spread

Irresistible Alaskan Smoked Sockeye Salmon Spread

I recently traveled to Alaska, a first for me and my family.  The sometimes-overlooked 49th state, or the last frontier, proved to be as remarkable as my late uncle always said it was.  Spectacularly beautiful with towering mountain ridges that disappear into the clouds.  Glassy […]

Salty Dog Cocktail, Because I’m a Big Dog Lover

Salty Dog Cocktail, Because I’m a Big Dog Lover

Wrapping up a great trip to Alaska, I thought the salty dog cocktail was an appropriate post–not only because I love dogs, but because I got to visit the well-known Salty Dawg Saloon in Homer.  Located on the breathtakingly beautiful Homer Spit, the Salty Dawg […]

I’m Headed To Alaska Soon And Salmon Is On My Mind

I’m Headed To Alaska Soon And Salmon Is On My Mind

My younger son loves salmon, in part because he likes the taste, in part in part because according to him, they are “smart fish.”  Salmon are typically “anadromous:” they are born in fresh water, migrate to the ocean, and then return to fresh water to […]