Or "pou-teen," as he likes to call it.
Food is art. Food is community. Food is joy and cultural identity. Increasingly, food is also statecraft.
Don't worry, Québec, no matter what you call it, with every mouthful of poutine the world is nodding to you.
The Canada 150 party is going southside.
From lobster poutine to butter tart squares, it's time to rediscover Canuck cuisine.
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Canada lays claim to a dish that should be recognized as Québécois.
Contrary to what the Ontario Ministry of Health is saying, listing calories on menus will not make us healthier. In fact, it can actually make some of us sicker. Giving people partial information with which they're supposed to make informed decisions is just not going to work.
Yes, that sausage is one metre long.
"No matter how scary the world gets, Canada will always be your friend."
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Edmonton's La Poutine just took Canadian beauty to a tasty new level.
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Having been bullied as a kid for her unique looks, Winnie became a contestant on the program America's Next Top Model, and now finds herself as one of the most in-demand models in the world. She sat down to talk about her whirlwind of a career -- and to ask her Canadian fans one question in particular.
Canada's national treasure gets a (meaty) update.
Don't let food allergies stop you from enjoying this classic Canadian meal.
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On a recent visit to Montreal, I had the very good fortune of being hosted by the Marriott Chateau Champlain and Tourisme Montreal. I was in perfect company to compile this top 10 list. 1. Poutine, a...
Toronto-based Smoke's Eaterie says it plans to open 1,300 restaurants around the world by 2020 devoted mainly to fans of poutine.
One of the more Quebecois ways to celebrate marriage yet.
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Frigid winter days in Ontario and Quebec are about to warm up with pounds and pounds of meat, gravy and cheese. La Poutine Week is back in some lucky Canadian cities, and this year, there's a lot of f...
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As Hanukkah, the "Festival of Lights," approaches on Dec. 16, we think it's an apt time to celebrate the holiday's other, little-known name: the Festival of Oil. Thanks to its focus on keeping candles...
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Feast your eyes on poutine dumplings. Epic Meal Time, known as Canada's outlet for larger-than-life calorie-heavy, bacon-wrapped and booze-infused recipes, has come up with what we think is probably...
It may be the bread and butter, or should we say fries and gravy of Canada, but these internationally flavoured poutines may just be the next best thing. We all know the basics of poutine: it's made...
Eating poutine looks positively orgasmic in slow-motion. (Video by Toronto-based wedding video booth company 2D House.) Like this article? Follow our Facebook pageOr follow us on TwitterFollow @Huffpo...
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Ask anyone for a list of Canadian cuisine and poutine will surely land somewhere near the top. Sure, the iconic dish -- that unholy trinity of French fries, cheese curds and gravy -- might look like a heart attack served with a fork, but trace its origins and you'll find yourself in the town of Drummondville, le cœur du Québec, the "heart of Quebec."
It’s taken a while for editors at Merriam-Webster dictionary to legitimize it, but the Frankenstein-ish, cannibalizing American holiday dish that stuffs a boneless chicken into a boneless duck into a...
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What separated Montreal from the other cities on our tour was that we did not have an actual food event to tap into -- instead we decided that Montreal was going to be the city that I did an old school popup at -- just build it and pray to the food gods that someone will hopefully come.
Toronto, Ottawa, Quebec City and Montreal are about to get a little more cheesier. The four cities will be participating in this year's La Poutine Week from Feb. 1 to the 7. Over 100 restaurants acro...
As December truly gets going, McDonald's Canada has decided to give a gift to all Canadians — poutine will now be offered at every one of its locations across the country. The fast food giant has been...
Gross? A little. Canadian? Very. On October 13, Smoke's Poutinerie held their third annual poutine eating contest in Yonge-Dundas Sqaure in downtown Toronto. Besides offering free poutine for the pub...
OTTAWA — Elections Canada investigators tracking “Pierre Poutine” hit a dead end when the Internet address behind misleading robocalls in the last election led them to an open Wi-Fi connection in a pr...
There used to be a time when the only place to get poutine outside of Quebec was the Harvey’s at your local Canadian airport. But with fast food chains starting to offer the gooey, salty french fry di...
My not-so-secret guilty pleasure food, which is so bad for you that I get embarrassed actually telling people how frequently I indulge in it, is Quebec's celebrated pride and joy: poutine. I have had a few funny but shameful moments with poutine that I will share for your reading pleasure.
We hate to admit it, but it's getting cold outside. Really, really cold. And the only thing this kind of weather makes us want to do is to curl up to a plate of our favourite comfort food. But what m...