Poutine is awesome. And its American cousin, "Disco Fries" aren't so bad either. Many a night I fall asleep with visions of gravy smothered frites, chunks of squeeky cheese curds, and a 10.1% "40 Pounder" dancing in my head. Take that, sugar plum fairies!

But how much do you know about poutine? Thrillist put together a list of 12 things you might not know about poutine. Have a look. And if you see me in Montreal, I'll buy you a beer.