Pickle me this: All the outrageous foods at this year’s PNE

Jason Faria from Corn Dog King with a fresh ramen corndog: a hot dog layered with mozzarella cheese, batter and crumbled ramen noodles. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
Dill pickle is the trending ingredient this year. Here it is on pizza at Rick’s Concession. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
Raj from Freakk Fries presents what he says are North America’s longest french fries. The ones with garlic parmesan are the bestsellers. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
Burgers with a Japanese twist! These burgers are a crispy fusion of rice patties, crispy chicken, and homemade sauces and marinades. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
Tin Lizzy Concessions introduces their deep-fried chicken skins. “It’s the best part of the chicken,” says owner Jason Au. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
Jimmy’s Lunch is known for its juicy grilled burgers and drool-worthy fried onions. They will go through 10 tonnes of onions by the end of the fair. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)
The pickle trend continues with a new pickle-flavoured cotton candy. (Baneet Braich/Black Press Media)

If you haven’t tried some of the outrageous foods at the PNE this year, there’s still time.

Among the items on the menu are dill-pickle pizza and cotton candy, ramen corndogs, and foot-long French fries.

READ MORE: PNE food legend ‘Hunky’ Bill Konyk dies days before 2019 fair opens

Reporter Baneet Braich heads to the fairgrounds for a taste test:

The Fair at the PNE is on until Monday, Sept. 2.

The 2019 PNE Fair: What’s new, what’s not and when to visit

Like us on Facebook and follow us on Twitter

Get local stories you won't find anywhere else right to your inbox.
Sign up here

Just Posted

South Surrey banner drop marks Global Day of Action

Fridays for Future effort targeted four city overpasses

Bellingham boater fined $1,000 for violation of Quarantine Act

49-year-old man entered Canada to visit girlfriend in Surrey

Surrey shootings ends city’s hiatus from violence since outset of pandemic

So far this year there have been 24 shootings in Surrey. There were 45 in 2019

Surrey’s Johnston Heights reporting COVID-19 exposure

Fraser Health has created a new webpage listing COVID-19 cases in schools

UPDATE: NDP asks Elections BC to investigate Liberal voter fraud allegations in Surrey-Fleetwood

Liberal MLA candidate for Surrey-Fleetwood Garry Thind issued a written statement Wednesday afternoon

B.C. counts 125 new COVID-19 cases, up to 1,284 active

No new deaths or health care facility outbreaks

Health Canada green-lights rapid COVID-19 test

Health Canada approved the BCube test from Hyris Ltd. in the United Kingdom Sept. 23

FINLAYSON: COVID-related job losses concentrated in urban areas… especially Metro Vancouver

The biggest job losses, in absolute terms, have been in Metro Vancouver

Is it time to start thinking about greener ways to package cannabis?

Packaging suppliers are still figuring eco-friendly and affordable packaging options that fit the mandates of Cannabis Regulations

Join Black Press Media and Do Some Good

Pay it Forward program supports local businesses in their community giving

6 puppies rescued in mass seizure on Princeton farm die from illness: BC SPCA

Of the 97 distressed horses, cats and dogs seized, most of the puppies suffered from parvo

Action demanded over death of First Nations youth in Abbotsford group home

Family and Indigenous organizations push for thorough investigation

More sex abuse charges laid against B.C. man who went by ‘Doctor Ray Gaglardi’

Investigators now focussing efforts on alleged victims within the Glad Tidings Church community

B.C. VOTES 2020: Businesses now owe $6 billion in deferred tax payments

COVID-19 relief from remittance to province ends with September

Most Read