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14 Dishes That Prove Newfoundland And Labrador Make The Best Comfort Food

We have the inside scoop on what makes it such a delicious destination.

Feeling gut-foundered? It’s probably time for a proper scoff, the kind you’ll only find in Newfoundland and Labrador, eh b'y?

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These 14 treats prove that Newfoundlanders and Labradorians do comfort food better than anyone else:

1. Fries, dressing, and gravy

2. Jiggs dinner

3. Cod au gratin

4. Fish and brewis

5. Cold plates

6. Sweet and sour moose

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Every Newfoundlander and Labradorian has their favourite moose recipe. Burgers, stews, and chilis are all popular, but there’s nothing so cozy as a simmering pot of sweet and sour moose meatballs with extra rice for sopping up all the sauce. 'Tis the best kind.

7. Toutons

8. Bakeapples

9. Snowballs

10. Blueberry buckle

11. Duffs

12. Lassy buns

13. Gumdrop cake

14. Peppermint nobs

There’s just one ingredient missing from this list, and it’s the one that Newfoundland and Labrador cooks up best: friendship. Every Newfoundlander and Labradorian knows that the most delicious meals are those that are shared. Long may your big jib draw.

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