Perfectly timed for all the carb cravings caused by winter in Canada, the great French-Canadian classic is cause for celebration when La Poutine Week kicks off in Vancouver the first week of February.
“Brought to you by the geniuses behind Le Burger Week, this year, the festival is being held across Canada at 240 restaurants,” including some eateries here in Vancouver.
Three awesome establishments have whipped up special poutines for you to try this week only, with such a small but mighty list it’ll be easy to devour them all and vote for your favourite online.
Here are all the things you can eat during La Poutine Week in Vancouver:
A combo of fries, cheese curds, beef brisket, and a piece of seared foie gras. This creation is topped off with Foie Gras sauce gravy.
Address: 151 E Broadway, Vancouver
A combination of double cooked crispy French fries topped with red wine glazed julienned onions, mozzarella, and parmesan cheese. The dish is then smothered in house-made gravy and sprinkled with thyme, garlic salt, parsley, green onion, and garlic loaf wedges.
Address: 4755 Mcclelland Road Unit 1305, Richmond
Ramen “fries” topped with cheese curds, miso gravy, kewpie mayo, furikake, bonito flakes and pickled ginger.
Address: 3121 Granville Street, Vancouver
When: February 1 to 7, 2018
Where: Participating restaurants in Vancouver