OK, admittedly we’re a tad bit early on this one, but the occasion is well worth it: this February, Montreal will host the SEVENTH edition of its famed “La Poutine Week”, showcasing the best Montreal has to offer in terms of delicious gravy-soaked fries and cheese. Yum!
Here’s EVERYTHING you need to know about La Poutine Week 2019!
La Poutine Week is happening February 1 to 7.
La Poutine Week is celebrate across Quebec, Canada, and even in the United States! Over 250 restaurants are expected to participate, although we’ll have to wait until “late January” for the full list of participating Montreal restaurants.
Aside from Montreal, Poutine Week also has regional happenings in Laval, Montérégie, Quebec City and 12 other Quebec regions. Restaurants in Winnipeg, BC, Calgary, Edmonton, Regina, Saskatoon and Ontario will also create their own special poutine recipes just for the occasion.
Poutine Week is a contest, and the results are based on YOUR votes! Each participating restaurant will be featured on La Poutine Week’s website and if you thought their poutine was the best, you have to VOTE for them!
Who else is EXCITED for poutine week? Be sure to sign up for the official Facebook event for the Montreal event to get the latest updates on participating restaurants, schedules, special things happening and more!