14 Classic Canadian Recipes, From Butter Tarts To Poutine

Lobster rolls, poutine, caesars, bannock: Celebrate the nation with an array of patriotic foods.

The ultimate butter tart recipe

But the real question is, raisins or no raisins? Photo, Erik Putz.

This July 1, travel coast-to-coast-to-coast enjoying Canada’s bounty with a delicious and patriotic meal featuring menu faves from across the country. Enjoy a bevy of sweet and savoury Canadian recipes, including the best way to make those nostalgic blueberry-filled Dutchie doughnuts at home (no Tim’s run required).

Lobster rolls

Watch: How to make butter tarts

Originally published June 2017; Updated June 2018.