Peeling Potatoes for Fricot á Poule

L-R Annie DeYoung & Mary Melanson peeling potatoes for fricot á poule, parish hall, Pomquet, c 1960. Courtesy of Pomquet Héritage. Restoration: Jeff Parker.     Fricot is a traditional Acadian recipe with many local variations. This is the Pomquet recipe.   From “Home Cooking Secrets of Pomquet”  

Imagine Antigonish

Imagine Antigonish Imagine Antigonish is an initiative of Arts Health Antigonish (AHA!), a group of artists, health workers and educators who are exploring the many links between art and health. Our mission is to foster all forms of creative expression for our community’s sustained health and vitality. Imagine Antigonish is an AHA!-sponsored travelling exhibit that […]


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