Oakland Local: In Search of the Mighty Poutine

By Augie's Deli
Culinary new kid on the block Lex Gopnik started his pop-up Augie’s Montreal Smoke Meat in August at Beauty’s Bagel Shop. A Toronto native with family roots in Montreal, Lex knows poutine. “I don’t want a fancy poutine with truffle oils and humanely-raised chicken fat. It’s not that kind of food,” he says.