- Written by Brittany Sackschewsky Brittany Sackschewsky
- Published: 07 March 2017 07 March 2017
The Canadian dream is coming true for those who want to eat poutine for seven consecutive days. Leave the guilt behind and dig into Calgary Poutine Week April 21 - 29. Every poutine sold during Calgary’s cheesiest week of the year provides a free meal to someone in need.
Mealshare, a small but mighty force, sold just over 5,000 poutines last year, feeding more than just poutine lovers. Over 50 restaurants served poutine with a purpose last year, including the week’s top sellers at the Ship and Anchor, Bookers, Wurst, and Bank and Baron.
The week includes never-tried-before poutines as participating restaurants get creative for fans of the fry and gravy indulgence. Buy a poutine and provide a meal for someone in need and explore some of Calgary’s best. Don’t forget to use #PoutineWeekYYC if you post your good deeds and heaping piles of cheese curd, gravy and fries!