Food fest offers local fare

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Photo: Poutine, one of the local foods from A Taste for Quebec.

Poutine, one of the local foods from A Taste for Quebec.

“Of course, our mozzarella di bufala can’t come from Quebec,” said France Taschereau at Ristorante Il Teatro. “But a lot of products can, and actually do.” She explained that it has become easier to get supplies of Quebec products in 2008 than it was 25 years ago, especially during the summer. “Our suppliers can now find tomatoes, cucumbers and basil in Quebec,” she said.