Canada Day is just around the corner, and what
better way to celebrate than with food that is oh so patriotic!
From coast to coast with sweet and savoury, we've got the
images of some of Canada's most unique and flavourful foods!
I just love these red velvet cupcakes
by Joanna Suan complete with little Canadian
flags! Imagine the excitement of serving these sparkling cupcakes
as fireworks explode in the background.
As far as I'm concerned, you can not celebrate
Canadian cuisine with out talking about
Poutine! Backpack Foodie perfectly captured the ideal
poutine: extra crispy fries with fresh, thick and chewy
curds. If you stare at this picture long enough you can almost
hear the curds squeaking!
In season two of
Pitchin' In we witnessed
Chef Lynn Crawford battle her fear of heights in order to the
harvest beautiful Bakeapples in beautiful Atlantic
Canada. Naturally these little beauties had to be featured and
luckily ~cupcakecowgrrl~ was
able to share this au natural shot!
Flopping over to a west coast staple, Brian
Pressey captured this shot of Bannock being
cooked at Fort William National Historic
Site in Thunder Bay Ontario. All you Top Chef
Canada fans might even recall a few weeks ago when
Chef Dale MacKay
made this bread inspired by Canadian Aboriginals prompting host
Thea Andrews to reminisce about sitting around the camp
fire eating this traditional bread.
Keeping things classic TheCookingPhotographer, also known as Laura
Flowers, shares this mouthwatering shot of Canadian Bacon
with Apples and Blue Cheese. You can get Laura's recipe
from her flickr page.
(Below) And finally, with an abundance of Maple trees, you can
be guaranteed that we would have to include something
with Maple in it! So, with out further adieu, check out Rita~~~'s fresh Maple Syrup
Taffy! She said it her self, this is surely "liquid
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Posted: Sun, Jun 26 2011
by Joy Dsouza
Filed under: Recipes, Hosts, Ontario, Photos, Quebec, Bacon, Flickr, Local, Lynn Crawford, Nova Scotia, British Columbia, Pitchin In, Dale MacKay, Canada Day, Eye Candy