July 22, 2021

Learnings from poutine | Poutine Machine, Churley's Kitchen Takeover

Learnings from poutine | Poutine Machine, Churley's Kitchen Takeover

Nathan Ryckman is an old friend. But I had no idea that while I was overseas he was going to start a poutine empire in Tāmaki Makaurau. I spoke to him in the kitchen of Churley's, Behemoth's brewpub at the top of Dominion Road, as he was about to run a kitchen takeover of the venue for the night.

We talk poutine's origins and development, his own growth in hospitality, and the 'Canadianness' of poutine.