I've heard that poutine is slang for "mushy mess" and is best described as "a heart attack in a bowl." It's a Quebecois dish of French fries, topped with brown gravy and white Cheddar cheese curds. Makes my vegetarian heart skip a beat.
(L-R) Silver Medallist Canada's Chloe Dufour-Lapointe; Gold Medallist, Canada's Justine Dufour-Lapointe; and Bronze Medallist, US Hannah Kearney stand on the podium during the Women's Freestyle Skiing Moguls Flower Ceremony at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park during the Sochi Winter Olympics on February 8, 2014. AFP PHOTO / JAVIER SORIANO (Photo credit should read JAVIER SORIANO/AFP/Getty Images)