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The Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese Consortium reacts to pending tariffs

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

PARMA, ITALY, October 7, 2019 — Following the World Trade Organization’s decision to grant permission to the Trump administration to impose an annual tax of $7.5 billion on European exports such ...

Culture: Your Crash Course on the EU Cheese Tariffs

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

"...'We hope that somebody is advising the White House that this action will hurt the US economy and put a number of jobs and companies at risk,' says Marfuggi. If the tariffs are imposed, small bu...

Favorite brand of canned tomatoes? Domestic or Imported?

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by kelvin_of_ranard 2 months ago

A recent batch of pork ragu was ruined by a spoiled can of tomatoes! Hours of work wasted because I failed to taste test beforehand [it was a very popular US brand]! My grocer says this is increa...

Buy your wine now

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 9 months ago

" . . . “This year, we’ve brought it forward. We have to get enough stock, at least six months, into the UK before the end of March. It’d just be dumb not to. There’s no Brexit that’ll be good for ...

U.S. farmers stalk fraudulent imports to save their markets

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

" . . . Sales of organic food have more than doubled in the United States in the past 10 years, to $48 billion a year, but U.S. acreage devoted to organic grain has not kept up. Less than 1% of row...

Farewell Party @ Milk Pail, Mountain View, Sat 6/8

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Saturday, June 8 Noon to 4pm "After 45 years in business, the beloved Milk Pail Market will be closing at the end of June. We invite all Milk Pail fans to mark this end of an era and help us go...

Trump threatens Tequila tariffs

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 6 months ago

Trump announced he was “invoking the authorities granted to me by the International Emergency Economic Powers Act” in order to “address the emergency at the southern border”. From 10 June, all g...

Ideas for fig miso?

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by LilOozyCheese 9 months ago

I recently ordered a jar of fig miso from Namikura Miso Company. It has an incredible savory Fig Newton flavor, but now that it's here I realize I have no idea what to do with it. Besides savory "F...

Government shutdown curtails FDA food safety inspections

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 10 months ago

" . . . FDA inspectors are not looking for salmonella in breakfast cereal, E. coli in romaine lettuce, or listeria in ice cream. Companies can still make their own checks, of course, and the FDA is...

Zonin Brut Rosé (187 ml)

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

A small bottle (187 ml) with a screwcap closure of Zonin Brut Rosé made from 100% Nerello Mascalese grapes was a light and lively pre-Valentine's Day quick quaff for two to share. Pretty strawberry...

Where Can I Find Norwegian Fish Pudding (FiskePudding) in NYC?

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by emnyc 2 years ago

Looking for Norwegian Fish Pudding (FiskePudding) anywhere in NYC which is impossible to find or order online :( Anyone have any leads?

Madeleines from France and custard tarts from Portugal

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by itryalot 2 years ago

Has anyone seen either of these (madeleines imported from France, had them at Costco at Christmas and were outstanding) (custard tarts frozen imported from portugal)? Will be in Vaughan/Woodbridge ...

Where can I buy authentic Spanish chorizo please?

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by SuzyOmnivore 7 years ago

Hi - I've just moved to the Bay Area after living in Europe for the last 14 years and I would like to find a Spanish foods purveyor. I've tried looking but most Spanish foods stores are actually L...

Teani's Italian Deli | South San Francisco

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years ago

As a 30-year fan of Little Lucca deli in SSF, where I first encountered Dutch crunch bread and LL's famous garlic sauce, I noted a mention on HO that the original owners have a new place, Teani’s D...

Martini Kosher Vermouth

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by erikh42 3 years ago

Kedem's sweet vermouth, while servicable is definately lacking. I know that Martini makes a kosher version that is sold in Israel. Does anyone have any idea how to get it in the US?

Looking for imported "Zander" fish

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by teukros 3 years ago

Hello all. I'm interested in locating an imported European fish called the "Zander". A type of freshwater perch. It might be labeled as "Lake Perch". Supposedly quite common in Europe (and it is av...

International hypermarket?

luckyfatima
by luckyfatima 3 years ago

Is MT the only pan-national hypermarket? I'm looking for a one stop shop that has a good variety of sections of quality, fresh international products, plus good vegetables. Something like Lottes.

Stroopwafels at Wal-Mart! (Or, World Table line of products)

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by NEChef 7 years ago

I may be a bit late to the game, but has anyone tried the imported foods in Wal-Mart's new "World Table" line, which is apparently available at select "Supercenters," (based on traits of the specif...