Saturday, October 22, 2016
Journeys Into The Persian:  Uniquely Thunder Bay

The Persian: Uniquely Thunder Bay

Thunder Bay,  the most populous municipality in Northwestern Ontario, is often referred to as the “Lakehead”, or “Canadian Lakehead”, because of its location at the end of Great Lakes navigation on the Canadian side of the border. European settlement in the region began in the late 17th century with a French fur trading outpost on the banks of Read Article

Posted by: Admin October 22, 20165:29 pm
Tuesday, May 12, 2015
Journeys Into Finnish Pancakes: An All-Canadian Food

Finnish Pancakes: An All-Canadian Food

“Finnish Pancakes” are served at The Hoito Restaurant (often referred to as “The Hoito” by locals), a Finnish-Canadian restaurant in Thunder Bay since 1918. Despite their name, the pancakes appear to be an all-Canadian creation of bush camp cooks. But they are usually not served with Canada’s other contribution to breakfast, maple syrup. There are Read Article

Posted by: Admin May 12, 201511:46 pm