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What To Eat In Canada If Trumps Wins

Come for the freedom. Stay for the food. No Trump, amazing food - we've pretty much got it all. And there's no need to wait until the elections are over in the fall. You can get started honing your Canadian cooking skills right now with these amazing Canadian inspired recipes.

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1. Smoky Lobster & Steak Frites Bites

Steak, lobster and potatoes - all things Canada does well, put together in one decadent bite.Recipe Here
Mommy Outside the Box / Via mommyoutsidethebox.ca

Steak, lobster and potatoes - all things Canada does well, put together in one decadent bite.

Recipe Here

2. Nanaimo Bars

A sweet treat so delicious we named a city after it.Recipe Here
Art and the Kitchen / Via artandthekitchen.com

A sweet treat so delicious we named a city after it.

Recipe Here

3. Alder Planked Salmon with Lemon Dill Aoli

Salmon is truly a Canadian treasure and boy do we know how to serve it.Recipe Here
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Salmon is truly a Canadian treasure and boy do we know how to serve it.

Recipe Here

4. Maple Butter Cinnamon Rolls

Canada produces 85% of the world's supply of maple syrup. Our unofficial motto is "everything is better with maple"Recipe Here
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Canada produces 85% of the world's supply of maple syrup. Our unofficial motto is "everything is better with maple"

Recipe Here

5. Nova Scotia Blueberry Grunt

A traditional East Coast dessert. Think cobbler but more cake like. Serve it warm with vanilla ice cream for maximum awesomeness.Recipe Here
I Say Nomato / Via isaynomato.com

A traditional East Coast dessert. Think cobbler but more cake like. Serve it warm with vanilla ice cream for maximum awesomeness.

Recipe Here

6. Super Crispy Fish and Chips

Another thing our East Coast foodies know how to do well is fish. Even you victims of Brexit will appreciate this crispy fried cod.Recipe Here
Rock Recipes / Via rockrecipes.com

Another thing our East Coast foodies know how to do well is fish. Even you victims of Brexit will appreciate this crispy fried cod.

Recipe Here

7. Mini Tourtieres (meat pies)

Tourtiere is a classic French Canadian dish proving that pie is no just for dessert.Recipe Here
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Tourtiere is a classic French Canadian dish proving that pie is no just for dessert.

Recipe Here

8. Saskatoon Berry Jam

If you live in the US you might know Saskatoon berries as Service Berries. They are a firm little purple berry found across the Canadian prairie and not only make an amazing jam but maybe the best pie ever.Recipe Here
Mommy Outside the Box / Via mommyoutsidethebox.ca

If you live in the US you might know Saskatoon berries as Service Berries. They are a firm little purple berry found across the Canadian prairie and not only make an amazing jam but maybe the best pie ever.

Recipe Here

9. Mini Donuts

Now I'm not 100% sure Canada owns the patent on mini donuts but we do love our fair food and the Calgary Stampede is one hell of a fair.Recipe Here
Merry About Town / Via merryabouttown.com

Now I'm not 100% sure Canada owns the patent on mini donuts but we do love our fair food and the Calgary Stampede is one hell of a fair.

Recipe Here

10. Butter Tarts

Americans, meet the Canadian version of your pecan pie. But it's so much better we have to keep it small or your taste buds will explodeRecipe Here
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Americans, meet the Canadian version of your pecan pie. But it's so much better we have to keep it small or your taste buds will explode

Recipe Here

11. S'mores Fudge

Yes my southern friends, I know s'mores are yours. But we canucks love our camp food too. And since some parts of Canada experience winter for a solid 6 months a year sometimes we have to get creative and bring the camp food indoors.Recipe Here
Tales of a Ranting Ginger / Via talesofarantingginger.com

Yes my southern friends, I know s'mores are yours. But we canucks love our camp food too. And since some parts of Canada experience winter for a solid 6 months a year sometimes we have to get creative and bring the camp food indoors.

Recipe Here

12. Lobster Poutine

We are poutine crazy up here and can come up with every twist on it you can imagine - like this truly Canadian Lobster Poutine.Recipe Here
The Girl on Bloor / Via thegirlonbloor.com

We are poutine crazy up here and can come up with every twist on it you can imagine - like this truly Canadian Lobster Poutine.

Recipe Here

13. Bloody Caesar Shrimp Salad

The Caeser is truly a Canadian drink. Who else would think to mix tomato juice together with clam juice (yes clam juice). But no worries if you don't have access (or desire) to clamato, you can whip up this fresh summer salad with boring old tomato juice.Recipe Here
Simple Bites / Via simplebites.net

The Caeser is truly a Canadian drink. Who else would think to mix tomato juice together with clam juice (yes clam juice). But no worries if you don't have access (or desire) to clamato, you can whip up this fresh summer salad with boring old tomato juice.

Recipe Here

14. Red Lentil Bacon Corn Fritters

Canada is a huge contributor to the world's lentil supply and we are always coming up with new and inventive ways to use them. And bacon just makes everything better.Recipe Here
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Canada is a huge contributor to the world's lentil supply and we are always coming up with new and inventive ways to use them. And bacon just makes everything better.

Recipe Here

15. Bacon Weave Chocolate Caramel Cupcakes

Ok maybe not a Canadian classic but...bacon!Recipe Here
Chocolate + Connie / Via chocolateandconnie.com

Ok maybe not a Canadian classic but...bacon!

Recipe Here

16. Strawberry Cake

Although you can grow strawberries pretty much across Canada, Ontario is known for producing them in abundance and this pretty strawberry cake is a great way to enjoy them.Recipe Here
The Food Blog / Via thefoodblog.net

Although you can grow strawberries pretty much across Canada, Ontario is known for producing them in abundance and this pretty strawberry cake is a great way to enjoy them.

Recipe Here

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