Americans Try Canadian Snacks For First Time

Americans Try Canadian Snacks For First Time

I love their reaction to Naniamo bars (SO GOOD!) and poutine but I’ll admit to having no clue what “All Dressed Chips” are. And I’m dissapointed they didn’t get to try Ketchup Chips.

Yes…I said, Ketchup Chips. Potato chips…that are ketchup flavoured…

For those of you who are interested, here are “17 Unique & Delicious Items of Canadian Junk Food“.

How to do a Whisky Tasting

Highland Park Whisky 101 – How to do a Whisky Tasting:

First thing we do, we look at the colour. We hold it up and look at the colour. Now, colour in whisky tells us….absolutely nothing…basically, all you’re doing is making sure your glass is clean…”

The Highland Park Distillery has posted this funny and very informative video on how to “taste” whisky (no “e” means it’s Scottish booze). Bad whisk(e)y tastes like gasoline but good whisk(e)y is sublime. I’m always trying to get friends to try out the good stuff. It’s a wonderful spirit.

Oyster Festival crowd witnesses world record shucking record

The Journal Pioneer:

A 10-member Team Canada set a new Guinness Book of World Records standard for the most oysters opened in one hour.

It sounds silly (and it kinda is) but do the math.

10 guys shucked 8,840 oysters in an hour. That averages out to 884 oysters per man – Almost 15 oysters *per minute*. If you’ve ever shucked an oyster, you’ll know how amazing that is.

After All These Years Brain Finally Tells Off Pinky!

After All These Years Brain Finally Tells Off Pinky:

Some beautiful angel sent from heaven recently got together with the two voice actors who were responsible for Pinky and the Brain. He put them in a room, handed them a script, and watched them make fucking magic happen. Vulgar magic.