Thousands vote on correct spelling of Canadian knit cap

CBC's Travis McEwan hit the streets of Edmonton to try to resolve the spelling debate that generated thousands of responses this weekend.

Toque, touque or tuque?

8 years ago
Duration 2:08
CBC's Travis McEwan hits the streets to see whether he could find any consensus on how Edmontonians spell the name of the knit hat. 2:08

This weekend, CBC Edmonton asked its readers how they spelled the name of the woollen cap Canadians wear on their heads throughout the wintry months.

With nearly 6,500 votes to date and no clear consensus, it appears Edmontonians remain divided on the issue.

CBC videojournalist Travis McEwan took to the streets to see if he could find a consensus.

And if you haven't already voted, you can have your say here:

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