We’ve put together a delightful roundup of 12 authentic Canadian recipes that will take you straight to the heart of the Great White North. From the savory comforts of poutine to the sweet embrace of butter tarts, this collection celebrates the delicious flavors that define Canadian cuisine!
Peameal Bacon Sandwich
This Peameal Bacon Sandwich is the best breakfast sandwich! It features Canadian Bacon caramelized in real maple syrup, topped with an egg, cheese, avocado, and mayonnaise. Need I say more?
Split Pea Soup in an Instant Pot
This split pea soup in an instant pot is a quick, 30-minute meal that is filling and DELICIOUS. Throw all of your ingredients in the Instant Pot and soon enough you’ll have steaming bowls of soup to feed the whole family!
Butter Tart Recipe
Butter Tarts are a quintessential Canadian dessert that vaguely resemble the interior of pecan pie. This butter tart recipe can be enjoyed plain or with walnuts, raisins, or chocolate chips.
Fast and Easy Maple Cookies
These maple cookies are literally heaven on a plate. They have the perfect taste of maple– not overpowering but definitely not negligible. The dough can be made in 10 minutes, there is no resting period, and the cookies bake for about 10 minutes in the oven. Can you think of anything more perfect in these beautiful fall months? I sure can’t!
Canadian Poutine Recipe
Ah, Canadian Poutine. The Canadians’ most delightful invention for the perfect, stumbling-home-from-the-bar-need-a-greasy-snack treat. Poutine features crunchy french fries soaked in brown gravy and then topped with cheese curds. Can you imagine anything more perfect?
Canadian Christmas Fruit Cake
This Christmas Fruit Cake is a wonderful staple in the homes of Canadians during some of their most special days. Packed with dried fruits such as pineapples, cherries, raisins and dates, mixed with pecans and soaked in rum, this recipe tastes unique and delicious. Try it with a cup of tea!
Homemade Apple Fritters
Glazed Homemade Apple Fritters are a favorite donut shop indulgence! But they are even better made fresh at home with a rich yeast dough, plenty of cinnamon, and chunks of real apple!
Chocolate Coated Honeycomb Candy
This easy Honeycomb recipe makes the BEST caramel-toffee candy that can be coated in chocolate to taste just like Cadbury Crunchie bars you can get! Honeycomb is extra amazing mixed into ice cream!
Fried Cheese Curds
Deep Fried Cheese Curds have been a favorite at State Fairs and festivals, as well as recognized staples on menus throughout Wisconsin and Canada, but you can also make them at home!
Great Canadian Potato Salad
Celebrate Canada Day with this creamy, crowd-pleasing recipe for Great Canadian Potato Salad packed with pickles, red potatoes, egg and red onion.
Canada Day Cookies
Are you planning to make a red and white Canada Day cookie this year? They are perfect cookies to celebrate Canada Day and they’re not hard to make at all.
Tasty Bacon Cheddar Pizza with Ham
This delicious bacon, cheddar and ham on pizza dough bought at the store makes for an easy meal!