The Elk River is famous for some of the best dry fly fishing in North America. Fly-fishers come from all over the world to cast a line in this largely undiscovered river as it flows through the majestic Canadian Rockies from melting glacial ice high above Elk Lakes Provincial Park some 90 miles North of […]
As the sign says “Welcome To Paradise”. To me, the seventy-five mile drive between St. Regis Montana and my cousin’s cabin on Noxon Reservoir is my idea of what paradise has to be like. The first week in May, I joined Scott Anderson, a fly-fishing outfitter friend, for a day of fishing. I was looking […]
Northwest Meets Southwest Chorizo Stuffed Chicken Breast.
I grew up not too far from the Yaak River in Northwestern Montana. The town of Yaak, had a post office, small general store and two bars (one by the name of the “Dirty Shame”). It was popular for tourists and area residents to go for what was called a “Yaak Attack”. This involved driving […]
Looking at the coral islands of Key West from a Flats boat gave me the inspiration for this recipe. I decided to make meringue floating islands. I made the islands look like coral by adding coconut and small dices of dried pineapple. I used small powdered sugar-coated key lime cookies for the boulders. “Northwest meets […]