When the stomach grumbles...
The voyageurs' work was physically demanding. Their diet had to be suited not only to their need for energy, but also to the realities of canoe travel in the wilderness.
- Sources presents an overview of the food commonly available in the fur trading period: from fresh meat, fish and produce to starvation food, and everything in between.
- Recipes proposes a few dishes from the fur trade era, including ingredients and steps to follow. Why not try out an authentic culinary experience from the past and impress your friends at the same time?