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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.

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Verdi Castelvetrano olives from Costco

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by gmm 7 years ago

I bought a container of these yesterday. The Castelvetranos I've had in the past were from olive bars or the Mezzatta brand. They've always been very mild flavored. The Verdis have quite a bit mo...

Freezing portions of a gigantic costco chicken pot pie

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by elise h 4 years ago

The Costco chicken pot pie is wonderful. Bountiful large chunks of chicken (white meat) and vegetables. I didn't detect filler potatoes. Creamy, natural tasting sauce. Delectable crust that both cr...

Costco Bus Centre in Scarborough

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by itryalot 9 days ago

I've never been and will be driving through. Do they carry non perishables only or do they have the full bakery and clothing section as well?

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

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by gutreactions 1 month 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...

Costco Ahi tuna...sushi grade?

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by cleopatra999 6 years ago

I am assuming the ahi tuna at Costco is not sushi grade. I am wanting to make ahi poke, and most of the recipes call for sushi grade tuna. Any problems with using the Costco Ahi in it?

Costco Food Finds - 1 st Quarter 2019

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by treb 3 months ago

A new year and new finds at Costco. I always look for blow outs (holiday stuff) in January, one of my favs is English Stilton cheese usually half price. Hope all you CH'ers have a great 2019, p...

Any opinions about Solomon's meat from Costco?

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by helou 7 years ago

I was at the Five Towns Costco for the first time last week, and was very pleasantly surprised to see fresh kosher chicken and meat. While I'm familiar with Empire chicken, I don't know much abou...

Price of Cream and H&H at Costco?

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by kaleokahu 4 years ago

I thought I'd grab some of both cream and half-n-half at Costco in Seattle last time I was there. H&H? $3.79/half gallon Cream? Just shy of TEN DOLLARS/half gallon! I'm used to paying a *li...

Chicken Pot Pie At Costco?

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by Tujunga Mike 15 years ago

okay, I admit it... I love chicken pot pie. Recently on a Costco run I noticed in the meat department, an enormous chicken pot pie. I'm telling you, the thing was the size of a wagon wheel (it ca...

Costco Country French Bread discontinued!

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by vanessa7 2 months ago

I don't know if this has already been brought up here, but I was super disappointed to see that Costco has discontinued their Country French Bread. I was told it was a corporate decision and that i...

Grocery Store Roasted Chicken - Who has the best?

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by JayDK 8 years ago

QFC, Costco, Metropolitan Market, Whole Foods. Who do you think has the best roasted chicken? Prices range from $5.99 to $9.99. Is there really any difference? Your opinion? ----- Metropolitan...

Costco Food Finds - 4th Quarter 2018

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by treb 6 months ago

Well, we're heading for the last hurrah for 2018. Holiday planning, family and friends gathering. A great time of the year to prepare some great bites. I hope Costco will stock some interesting ...

Costco prepared entrees in refrigerated section

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by elise h 4 years ago

Along with Costco's excellent pot pies in the refrigerated section, I saw these freshly made entrees in my local Costco: mac & cheese, (chicken?) enchiladas, ground beef and rice stuffed peppers. ...

Costco Poppyseed Dressing (w/ Spinach Salad)

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by chococat 11 years ago

Dang. The dressing is amazing. What's in that stuff? Crack, probably. Anyone have an idea where it I can buy it by the bottle? Ironically, Costco will only sell it in little cups included with the ...

Fresh winter white truffles at Costco.com

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by fdb 10 years ago

Fresh Winter White Truffles 2 Ounces Tuber Magnatum $399.99 shipping & handling included Has anyone bought this? How is the quality?

Costco's product recall alert system

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by Melanie Wong 5 months ago

"It's simple: Be a member at Costco! The store will use your contact information to inform you about recalls applicable to your purchases."

Costco whiskey

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by odkaty 6 months ago

I keep seeing that Costco has decent self-branded whiskey. All I've seen (and tried) is their Canadian whisky. Do they carry something other than the Canadian whisky? IOW, please tell me that...

How do I convince CostCo to open in my area??

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by Diane in Bexley 13 years ago

In Ohio, CostCo has outlets in Cleveland and Cincinnati but none in Columbus. I have been e-mailing them. My city is actually the largest in Ohio. All we have is stinkin' Sam's Club, and being a fr...