Yukon Culinary Arts Festival


Issue: 2019-07-31, PHOTO: Meighan Makarchuk

The Yukon Culinary Festival will show that the territory has a lot to offer when it comes to food. The line-up of events includes everything food lovers could dream off, from cooking over an open fire, to a family lunch at Horse Haven Ranch. Read more

Yukon Food & Drink


Issue: 2017-08-23, PHOTO: Michal Kostal

The Yukon Culinary Festival sounds like a good way to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary. “The definition of Canadian cuisine that we use is local, seasonal, sustainable ingredients in the hands of many cultures,” says Eric Pateman, the... Read more

Yukon Food & Drink


Issue: 2017-03-22, PHOTO: Teresa Kozakewich

Teresa Kozakewick grew up in Alberta. Raised by a father who had a passion for food, she had always been drawn to cooking. She enjoyed watching her dad cook on special occasions. Now her passion has become a career path. After moving to the Yukon... Read more

Yukon Education

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Issue: 2016-08-11, PHOTO: Michele Doucette

The Yukon is filled with culinary hidden gems, according to Eric Pateman. A culinary expert, Pateman had no idea how rich the Yukon food scene was until Debra Ryan, manager of strategic planning for Air North, finally persuaded him to visit... Read more

Yukon Food & Drink

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Issue: 2015-08-13 PHOTO: Miche Genest

Sometimes in life you have to make up a recipe on paper and hope it works out. Such was the case last month From far away in Ontario, with no access to the berries or the vodka I needed to test-drive, I created a virtual cocktail and sent the... Read more


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Issue: 2015-07-30 PHOTO: by courtesy of Eric Pateman

Most youngsters try on adult roles from time to time, but few go from role-play to reality as seamlessly as Eric Pateman moved into a career in hospitality. The founder and president of Edible Canada has photos of his 5-year-old self with ... Read more

Yukon Food & Drink


Issue: 2015-07-23 PHOTO: by courtesy of Yukon Culinary Fair

At the end of July, foodies from across the country will travel north to take part in the 2015 Yukon Culinary Festival. Now in its third year, the festival will showcase and celebrate the Yukon’s local food movement to visitors and locals alike. Read more

Yukon Food & Drink

Yukon Food Festival 2014

Photo: Courtesy of TIA Yukon

The Yukon is unlike any place I have ever been. It boasts a rich history, a remarkable cast of characters who readily share fascinating stories, and a vast and unforgiving landscape that has shaped the people and culture. Read more

Yukon Lifestyle


August 14, 2014

It all began with fireweed pepper jelly. I did not know such a thing existed, but I am very glad I discovered it. Read more

Yukon Food & Drink


July 31, 2014

Birch syrup, fireweed jelly, juniper berry shortbread, and low bush cranberries are a few of the ingredients that will rise to the occasion for the Yukon Culinary Festival. Read more

Yukon Food & Drink

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July 24, 2014 Issue#388

Chris Irving has cooked for Queen Elizabeth II and the royal family of Spain. He’s made sushi and fried chicken for the four “just normal kids” of David and Victoria Beckham. Read more

Yukon Food & Drink

  • Chocolate Claim Grilled Sourdough

    Chocolate Claim Grilled Sourdough

    Just one of the menu items available for our Tastes of Whitehorse, Grilled Sourdough Sandwich made with B.C.'s Natural Pastures Organic Comox Brie and Locally made, privately sourced birch syrup jelly served with a baby kale and locally grown greens with carrot and yellow zucchini ribbons, candied pepita and a wild cranberry vinaigrette paired with Yukon Brewery's Midnight Sun Espresso Stout for those that do not imbibe we will be offering a local rhubarb sparkler or a birch syrup soda