Kekuli Cafe, Big T's BBQ and Smokehouse, Pressed
Host John Catucci travels to Westbank, BC and visits Kekuli Café; a restaurant with a simple mantra – Don’t panic, we’ve got bannock! Chef Sharon Bond incorporates an ancient Indian ingredient in making a First Nation fry bread used for everything from Bannock Buffalo Burgers to Berry Bannock Bread Pudding. Then John finds a one-of-a-kind pit master in Nikki Bond at Big T’s BBQ and Smokehouse in Calgary, AB. Nikki loves her meat, and has created The Elvis Platter featuring 6 different smoky types – can John keep up with this petite blonde BBQ chef? Lastly, John presses on to the nation’s capital and learns the importance of pressing sandwiches and waffles at Pressed! One of the top sellers: The Hangover Waffle topped with smoked brisket, squeaky cheese curds and homemade gravy – it’s a miraculous breakfast cure-all.