The world's biggest poutine festival returns to Montreal in February

Jan 2 2019, 5:59 pm

If you thought poutines in itself were delicious, how about an entire week-long festival devoted to the tasty dish?

Get your post-holiday workouts in now because during the first week of February, things will get greasy.

Actually.

La Poutine Week returns to the city from February 1 to 7 as a variety of Montreal restaurants will create their own signature poutine-dish, vying to become the city-wide champion, voted by restaurant patrons.

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“La Poutine Week allows participants to discover new venues, while providing the opportunity to taste poutine creations they never would have originally,” reads La Poutine Week website. “It also allows for restaurants to showcase their best, while increasing their sales and popularity.”

La Poutine Week is held across Canada and the US – but it’s no secret that Montreal’s poutine comes out on top, just like those cheese curds.

This year’s participants have not yet been announced, but we’ll fill you in all the tasty details once they’re announced.

To keep your stomach at bay until next month, feast your eyes on a few of the magical poutine creations you can expect at La Poutine Week 2019.

 

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La Poutine Week Montreal

When: February 1 to 7, 2019
Time: Varying hours per location
Where:Various locations around Montreal (TBA)

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