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Wheatberry availability in Toronto?


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Wheatberry availability in Toronto?

Tara9000 | Jan 26, 2007 08:07 AM

I'm addicted to the 'wheatberry salad' that you can get at the deli counter at Sobeys. The combo of ingredients sounds odd: wheatberry, sunflower seeds, red bell peper, golden raisins, and maybe a few other things in a light vinagrette. Tasty.

I'd like to try making this, and variations at home, but am not sure where to get wheatberries in Toronto. (For those that don't know, wheatberry is defined as: "The entire wheat kernel, without the hull, which contains the bran, germ, and endosperm. Wheat berry or wheatberry, as it is also known, have a tan to reddish brown color and are available as either a hard or soft processed grain.")

Maybe it's available at your average grocery store and I've just never seen it? Or, is it a specialty/ethnic store/bulk barn type item?


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