When it comes to cuisine, Canada is on to something. At last year’s Canadian National Exhibition, long known for its inventive culinary creations, vendors served up a side of inspiration along with these tasty—if slightly odd—dishes. Consider incorporating these into your Canadian event menus.
You’d think a burger shop and a churro bakery wouldn’t have much to collaborate on, but Epic Burgers and Waffles and Pancho’s Bakery worked together to craft the perfect combination of sweet and savory.
Blueberry pie milkshakes
Who wants a cherry on top when you can have a slice of blueberry pie? Add cotton candy, sprinkles and a chocolate wafer to the mix and you have this colorful creation by Fran’s Restaurant & Bar.
Putting a new twist on fish and chips, Su & Bu‘s poke nacho bowls are topped with salmon, tuna, avocado, Sriracha aioli, nacho cheese and more.
Canadian Bacon Tacos
Canadian bacon has a greater purpose in its homeland (sorry, Hawaiian pizza lovers!). Bacon Nation used the ham for a main entree item with these handcrafted tacos.