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Trader Joe's has "awesome" poutine!

Bob W Dec 23, 2013 06:16 AM

Anyone tried it?

http://www.seriouseats.com/2013/12/we...

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    WishyFish Dec 26, 2013 12:57 PM

    YAY! I just saw this in the store 30 minutes ago and was wondering if anyone had tried it and liked it. Next trip I will have to get some.

    1. Bob W Dec 26, 2013 08:50 AM

      I bought two bags on Tuesday, haven't tried it yet. NB: Neither of the TJ employees I asked had any idea what I was talking about. I had to find it myself and show them what it was.

      1. Disneyfreak Dec 24, 2013 10:09 PM

        That's good to know. I have a package in my freezer already.

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          gnomatic Dec 23, 2013 08:37 PM

          I finally tried it, I was quite surprise. The gravy was very similar to what I grew up with in Toronto, and the cheese curd are rather squeaky. I thought the friends could've been a bit thicker, but over all, I would recommend it.

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          1. re: gnomatic
            greygarious Dec 24, 2013 07:41 PM

            Don't worry - if they keep eating poutine, your friends will get a LOT thicker... '-)

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              gnomatic Dec 24, 2013 10:06 PM

              Hehe..oops! Though many of my friends never had poutine, a bit of poutine would do them no harm :-P

          2. carolinadawg Dec 23, 2013 09:23 AM

            http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/9283...

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            1. re: carolinadawg
              Bob W Dec 23, 2013 09:47 AM

              Thanks dawg. Looks to be worth a shot.

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              chez cherie Dec 23, 2013 09:16 AM

              pretty strong endorsement from a canadian! might have to give them a try.

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