Yes Engineered Evil..Some how Fascinating and yet So So Deadly ;-).. Engineering Evil
PUBLISHED:14:31 EST, 31 August 2012| UPDATED:15:50 EST, 31 August 2012
Heston Blumenthal eat your heart out.
Famed for his wacky culinary concoctions and taste bud fusions the chocolate eclair hot dog might sound like one of his inventions.
But this bizarre snack is Canada-born, combining two fast food staples: the hot dog and the chocolate eclair.
The ‘bun’ is a sliced-open eclair, covered in chocolate, with a grilled sausage inside and topped with whipped cream and sprinkles.
Dreamt up by Maple Lodge Farms the sweet and savory delicacy was unveiled at the Canada National Exhibition, the site of other famed food mash-ups including deep-fried butter and the Krispy Kreme Hamburger.
Nutella-bacon sandwiches and bacon sundae funnel cakes are also being offered by the Bacon Nation booth at the country’s largest fair, which runs until September 3.
And there are more ‘normal’ options, too, such as chill and cheese jacket potatoes, chicken tacos and chocolate cupcakes.
The eclair dog has provoked divided response on Facebook and Twitter, with some celebrating its invention while others turn their noses up.
‘I can’t even LOOK at this picture without feeling nauseous. Why would someone do this? Why?’ wrote one user.
While another cheered: ‘It’s here people! Finally!’