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Fresh Peppercorns Philadelphia

by redshale 1 hour ago

I am trying to find fresh peppercorns to buy in Philadelphia. Any ideas?

Norwegian Skrei (Cod)

by twodales2 2 hours ago

Does anyone know if this cod is sold in Chicago? It is only available between January - April. Thanks


Injera in the Cambridge area

by bear 19 hours ago

I'm planning on doing some Ethiopian home cooking soon, and am wondering if there are any updates on where to buy injera locally. Central Convenience on Mass. Ave. in Central Square used to sell it...

Finding Iranian saffron in Montreal

by Veenago 8 days ago

I know there is Iranian saffron at Akhavan, but where else? That store is a bit far for me. Thanks.

Unusual places to get good stock?

by zbs 7 days ago

Anyone know of some good places / hacks to get stock in the city? I'm currently not disposed to make it myself and I would like to have a ready supply of the good stuff for any projects at hand. I ...


ISO Garden Fresh HOT salsa

by juno 5 days ago

Given that many of the recent threads here are about searches for specific grocery products - tofu puffs, gluten-free flour, salted cultured butter and the like - allow me to add my own to-date-luc...

Tofu Puffs

by nds 6 days ago

Hello! I’m looking for Sunrise Tofu Puffs in the MARKHAM area. Which store sells them?

Large Raw Oysters

by cutipie721 14 days ago

I'd like to make fried oysters. The ones commonly available that are meant to be eaten raw are way too small and will shrink into nothing once cooked. Do you know where I can find some big oyster...

Things I wish Trader Joe's would bring back (or begin)

by brooklynista 10 months ago

The green tahini sauce was amazing, but was tragicaly discontinued a couple of years ago. I can't find it anywhere else. I so wish they'd bring it back! Also, I wish they'd stock good low-carb ice ...

Rennet in Brooklyn

by roux42 12 days ago

Hello folks, In order to cut down on plastic, I would like to start making my own cottage cheese and it looks like I need rennet. Does anyone know where it can be purchased in Brooklyn or lower...

Gluten free Ramen @ Ramen Bar SF

by craeg 14 days ago

Does anyone know where Ramen Bar SF sources its gluten free ramen noodles? They're amazing, and would like to get some to make ramen at home

Castelvetrano olives in Boston area?

by BostonBestEats 16 days ago

Has anyone seen Castelvetrano olives for sale in the Boston area? Formaggio Kitchen doesn't mention them on their website. I suppose I could use Cerignola, which they do carry.

in search of (West) African beer in Brooklyn

by BEmama 21 days ago

Would love to find African beer sold by 6, 12, or case. Brands include Castle, Club, Star, or Tusker. Thanks!

Fresh sorrel leaves near Pasadena area

by spiro94 1 month ago

Anyone knows where to find fresh sorrel leaves near Pasadena area? I need it for the soup. I checked with farmers markets, sprouts, Whole Foods and nobody even heard of this grass. Someone mentione...

Inexpensive Soup Bones

by dreamer54 17 days ago

Hello -- does anyone know of a good (inexpensive!) source of soup bones in the Main Line / West Chester area? I'm looking for primarily beef, pork, lamb etc (already have a good source of chicken...

Anywhere to get Xtabentún in the US?

by jd in baltimore 12 years ago

I went to Cancún several years ago and bought a bottle of Xtabentún, the anise liquor that, from what I have read, also has honey in it. My one bottle broke a few years ago on a cross-country move...

Cookware bought from Berondi - any feedback?

by CHSeifert 2 years ago

I have noticed berondi have great prices on the next couple of pans, sauter pots and sauciers I'm planning on buying. They are like 25% cheaper than what the best prices here in Denmark are. ...

Where to get unusual varieties of fresh mushrooms?

by air621 1 month ago

I know that mushrooms in Ontario are seasonal, but I'm interested in finding some fresh Chicken of the Woods, Miatakes and Lion's Mane. Does anyone know where I could find some?