The Best Classic Canadian Butter Tarts - a definite keeper recipe!
The Best Classic Canadian Butter Tarts - there's a reason why we have a national obsession with these sweet, buttery, caramel-y tarts. I've sampled them in many places across the country and this thick pastry version is my favorite. Don't do the raisin debate, just leave them out if they are not your thing. Everyone should be able to enjoy them as they like them.
Canadian Beaver Tail Fried Pastries Recipe - Genius Kitchen
With all of the Canadians here in Zaar, I was surprised that I could not find a copycat recipe for the Canadian fried pastry sold as Beavertails! Strange name, I know, but they are soooo good. Anyone who has been skating on the Rideau Canal is sure to have tried one and I have even seen them being sold in Halifax. I think they have something similar in America called Elephant Ears. I got this version of the recipe from betterbaking.com. Dough can be made in bread machine set on dough cycle.
Vanilla Caramel Pastries a.k.a. Caramel Flakies. A Canadian favourite!
Vanilla Caramel Pastries a.k.a. Caramel Flakies - a copycat version of the classic Canadian snack cake from Vachon. Easy to make using frozen puff pastry.
Raspberry Buttercream Mille Feuille - easier than you think!
Another of our Canadian snack cake inspired desserts, these raspberry mille feuille use frozen puff pastry are probably much easier than you think to make.
Traditional French Canadian Sugar Pie | Just Plain Cooking
If you have never had French Canadian sugar pie, you need to try this. Cut it in tiny slices and savour every moment of this intensely sweet rich treat. via @justplainmarie
The Best Old-Fashioned Date Squares — Edible Sound Bites
Welcome to baking season! Have I got a treat for you today! This is a classic Canadian dessert bar. There's something very satisfying about a good date square. Delicious pureed dates sandwiched between two layers of buttery oatmeal crumb crust. Sigh...I can almost smell them baking away in the ove