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KonchuMay 1st, 2007, 7:28 pm
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Indiana

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Several years ago, while traveling along the trans-Canadian highway, I had a delightfully disgusting food item for which I cannot recall the name. I hope someone out there can think of it. I vaguely remember that it had fried potatoes of some kind that were covered with a gravy and a cheese. I am hoping that someone on a fly fishing adventure stopped in a road house once and had this fare. Jason, my apologies for insulting the sensibilities of some. I've been trying to think of this for over a year. Even my wife, who spent years in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, cannot name this treat.
TaxonMay 1st, 2007, 9:35 pm
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Poutine?
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Roger Rohrbeck
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TroutnutMay 1st, 2007, 10:30 pm
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Hexagenia?
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KonchuMay 2nd, 2007, 5:51 am
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Indiana

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POUTINE! Now I can rest in peace.

I suppose Hexagenia could be served in a similar way. It might even rival the calorie content.
RleePMay 2nd, 2007, 3:50 pm
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Poutine, huh?

Sounds a lot like what we used to call Coronary on a Plate, which was scrambled eggs studded with big chucks of fried taters and patty sausage and covered with about a quarter inch of cheddar cheese.

It was delicious and I'll bet this Poutine is as well...

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