Food that makes you thankful to be Canadian

Looking for reasons to celebrate Canadian cuisine? We've got 9!

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1. Québécois-Style Pea Soup

This traditional pea soup is the ultimate in Quebec-style comfort food. Look for an unsmoked ham hock in the meat department of your local supermarket. If you can't find one, a smoked ham hock will work – just reduce the salt in the recipe to 1/4 tsp.

Recipe: Québécois-Style Pea Soup

Photography by Jim Norton

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