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Delicious treat or disgusting mess? Chocolate eclair hot dog has foodies divided

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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.

Revealed: The chocolate eclair hot dog was unveiled at the Canada National Exhibition Revealed: The chocolate eclair hot dog was unveiled at  the Canada National Exhibition

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.

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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!’

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