Tag Archives: Quebec

A Brief History of Poutine

In all the ways that matter, poutine is Québec. This article discusses the origins, variations and cultural significance of Québec's most famous dish.

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The Bagels of Mile End

The Backpack Foodie discusses the legendary Montreal bagels, and the multicultural community that gave them birth: Mile End.

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Jean-Talon Market, Revisited

Having heaped praise on the Old Strathcona Farmer’s Market throughout the better part of last year, I was curious to revisit the fabled Marché Jean-Talon during my Montreal visit. Partly, I wanted to see how the Market held up to my year-old memories ...

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