With the Calgary Stampede celebrating its Centennial we thought it was a good idea to explore your taste buds with some unusual flavour combinations!
If you know anything about the food at the Calgary Stampede, you know that we’ll deep-fry just about anything we can get our hands on! This year we got our new deep fried Kool-Aid, Wagon Wheels or even veggies!
Deep fried Kool-Aid
Various flavours are added to a finger-licking dough and fried to a golden crisp
Deep fried Vegetables
Tempura coated sweet potatoes, zucchini, broccoli, cauliflower, and mushrooms
Deep Fried Pickle chips
Sliced Pickles dipped in buttermilk and battered with spices.
Deep fried Wagon Wheels
Dipped in funnel cake batter, this classic treat will be rolling over the competition
We also have some new sweet treats sure to get your sweet tooth aching!
Red Velvet Funnel Cake
Topped with a yummy icing
Bacon and Maple Syrup Funnel Cake
Bacon on a funnel cake???. The best of both worlds – sweet and savoury!
Distinctive and flavourful fudge made with Jack Daniel’s Tennessee Whiskey®
Loukoumathes – Greek Honey puffs
Golden puffs of fried dough bathed in sweet syrup and sprinkled with cinnamon and walnuts
We also have a few new items for those who are trying to watch their figure, but still take their taste buds on a rollercoaster ride.
Beef Bacon Sandwiches
Bacon that is healthy? Yep! Leaner than traditional pork bacon, enjoy this sandwich guilt free
Salt Spring Noodle Bar Stir Fry
A healthy gourmet noodle box cooked with fresh veggies, chicken and no oil!
Carb friendly, a mouthwatering Polish or Italian sausage is served with a side of mustard
We also have some of the classics and put a spin on them.
A jalapeno flavoured dog fires up this corndog
A traditional pizza crust with Mexican inspired toppings
Pulled Pork Poutine
Pulled pork, cheese curds, fries, gravy…Mmmmmmmmmm
Let’s not forget about the Food Trucks that will be new to the Midway this year on Stamp-Eat Street.
Los Compadres – Authentic Mexican – Esquites
Warm corn salad in a cup
Naaco Truck – Neo-Retro Indian – Naaco Bits
Butter chicken sausage, sliced, battered and deep fried
Mighty Skillet – Brunch Truck
Renegade Roundup Pancrepe breakfast cone (bacon, sausage and scrambled eggs) and everything breakfast!
Of course we still have some of the unique treats we had in the past that will either get you drooling or running away in trepidation!
Deep Fried Pop Tart
Deep Fried Oreo
Pulled Pork Parfait
10 flavors of Poutine
Cricket Pizza and Pizza-on-a Stick
Deep Fried Cheese
Jumbo Turkey legs
Deep fried Coke
Now some of these more unusual culinary treats may be a little too adventurous for some out there, so we have still have the classic foods we all love.
Beef on a Bun
Stay tuned for more news on food and have a great adventure exploring Calgary’s Largest food court.