Archive for ‘Food & Wine’

Speaking of Patience

Alaska, Girdwood, Mt Alyeska and the Hotel Alyeska ski resort

You wouldn’t think patience would be as big of a virtue in a professional kitchen, at least not if you watch any of the hundreds of reality TV shows. You know, the ones that glorify the chaos, cacophony and stress that inherently go hand-in-hand with four-star service. Well… you’d be …Read More

Posted by —December 13th, 2011

Baby Steps at 2,300 ft…

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With the changing of seasons there are always… well, changes. Even in a quiet mountain community like Girdwood, Alaska. Besides the obvious transition in weather and procrastination that precedes opening day (winterizing of vehicles, making sure your ski/snowboard gear is dialed, getting back to the grind of a full time …Read More

Posted by —December 1st, 2011

BBQ Ribs at the Sitzmark

“It ain’t no sin to get sauce on your chin.” “It doesn’t hurt if you get sauce on your shirt”. “It’s no disgrace to get sauce on your face.” “When it comes to BBQ, we go WHOLE HOG!.” BBQ Pork Ribs are the hottest item on the Sitzmark menu this …Read More

Posted by —December 14th, 2010

Comfort Food and Winter Warmers

Comfort Food at the Aurora Bar & Grill

The Aurora Bar & Grille With the 2010-2011 winter season at Alyeska Resort fast approaching there is much for winter sports enthusiasts to be excited about. First and foremost is the snow that’s been falling and setting us up nicely for a great opening weekend! Be sure to pick up your season …Read More

Posted by —November 8th, 2010