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Costco

Let's make a deal. Costco-loving Chowhounds share insider tips for what to pick up at the big-box store and what to skip. Weigh in and give us your opinions on the best (or worst) things about Costco.

Should You Buy Your Steak From Costco?

There are a lot of things we love to buy at Costco, but one we waffle on: steaks. Read on to find out why this is such a needling issue, and whether you should buy your steak at Costco. Costco is at...
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Costco Food Finds - 2021

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by treb 19 days ago

Well I'm happy to see 2021 is here. There have been some interesting buys lately, great cheese selections, wines and some excellent fruit and produce this past season. Please tell us what are...

Costco Food Finds - 2020

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by treb 1 year ago

Time to prepare for a new decade and hopefully new finds at Costco. This thread is for the whole year, maybe we’ll have better activity in 2020. Chow on and post on !!

Amid calls for boycott, Costco removes Palmetto Cheese from 120 of its stores

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by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

A sign in front of the remaining Palmetto Cheese products at the Myrtle Beach Costco location: “The * (asterisk) on this sign means that these 2 items are discontinued and will not be re-ordered...

Where do you buy bulls penis and testicles? (Serious)

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by beeflover1 4 months ago

Where is your go-to butcher / supermarket for weird foods and animal offals? I'm looking for bulls penis and testicles or any particular animal (Lamb, Goat, Pig/Pork, Chicken). I'm from the Bay are...

How long is Costco Rotisserie Chicken good if I reseal into smaller bags?

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by BhamGuy 4 months ago

This is the refrigerated, pre-pulled rotisserie meat that is available by the bag. The expiration date says several months away, December 15. If I open the bag and immediately reseal in Foo...

Where to buy Fresh/frozen grass/organic fed liver?

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by beeflover1 8 months ago

Where can I buy Fresh or frozen grass fed calf/beef liver on the silicon Valley area?

Terra Delyssa Organic Tunisian Extra Virgin Olive Oil - New at Costco

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by Flexitarian 7 years ago

I was going to post this in the Costco thread but I find that thread so unwieldy now to navigate with the 500+ posts. I just saw and bought this olive oil at the Downsview Costco last week. It w...

Costco Store Baked Goods Opinions

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by zackly 1 year ago

What's your opinion on Costco's store baked goods? I think their breads are top notch. Do they buy frozen dough products that they proof and bake? Now their laminated dough products like croissants...

Costco Rembrandt aged Gouda gone

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by Ian F 1 year ago

Suddenly gone from my local Costco in SoCal. They have a substitute that doesn’t work. Anyone else notice this?

Costco Pumpkin Pie Why?

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by kjonyou 10 years ago

What is the deal with Costco's Pumpkin pies? I keep trying to make a really good pie from scratch including pie crust but I always get compared to Costco. Friends and in-laws swear it’s the...

Why No Florida Grapefruits at Costco?

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by zackly 1 year ago

One of the few redeeming qualities of winter for me is it's Florida grapefruit season. Starting after Thanksgiving Costco usually has big bags of Florida grapefruits for sale. I like to eat them as...

Revisiting - Costco and the mechanically tenderized steak?

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by CookingChemicalEngineer 1 year ago

Hi, I've read here at Chowhound and in addition seen plenty of verification elsewhere that steaks sold by Costco US are often mechanically tenderized (micro needling). But I've also seen repor...

Costco $4.99 Rotisserie Chicken still a great deal...

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by gutreactions 2 years ago

Made a run thru our local Costco in New Rochelle, N.Y., and picked up a 3 lb. Seasoned Rotisserie Chicken. What a tender, meaty great deal. Wrapped a fresh salad and veggies around it, and it was a...

Anyone try those giant Lobster Tails at Costco?

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by gutreactions 1 year ago

We're thinking of treating ourselves during the Holidays. They look so big and meaty. Any experience with them? Have a better suggestion?