Still on the trail, Lee, but no luck yet. Now wondering whether this company has been bought out by one of the big guys. And now I can't even find your reference in Food in Canada. The 'net is great but sometimes so inconsistent. But I do love puzzles!
> Ruth, I gifted my son with a Kakabeka BBQ sauce last Christmas.
> No memory of purchase location. He requested a repeat, so the
> search began. So far have located, on line, a company profile
> from" Food in Canada", dated 1996 by Stephen Beaumont.
> The report states that it was a Toronto based company. Samples
> of the sauce were included in six-packs of Upper Canada Brewing
> Company's Summer Brew along with a recipe for an unusual pizza
> made with the BBQ sauce. Kakabeka was founded as a small
> pre-packaged chicken wing company and has grown into an
> international and internationally-acclaimed food processor, with
> major markets in both Canada and the United States. These days
> Kakabeka is better known for the three products that followed
> the wings, Kakabeka BBQ, Marinade and a trio of spice mixes
> called The Original Pasta Waters. Now our only problem is WHERE
> CAN WE GET SOME!!!!!