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Recipes and snapshots of life in Bristol Bay, AK

Last summer I made an epic trade. For every pound of Bristol Bay salmon I shipped to a girlfriend up in Talkeetna, Alaska she in return sent me a can of Denali Brewing Company beer…Single Engine Red, Twister Creek IPA, Mother Ale, and my favorite the Chuli Stout. Since receiving this stash of brews, I …

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Salmon Pie. Two words that inspire hunger in this household and everyone down to the tiniest mouth will ask for more. Often called pirok or even kulebyaka if your Russian is up to par. Basically it is a Russian dish that Alaskan’s have taken on as their own, and I have flipped into my own …

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