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Having trouble finding vanilla beans in your area? Or foie gras? Or gluten-free injera? Or a Bosch dishwasher? Or ... Chowhounds weigh in on the best local sources for ingredients, packaged foods, appliances, imported items, and more.

The Best Places to Buy Humane & Organic Chicken Online

With mounting concerns about mass-produced and factory-farmed poultry and folks trying to limit trips to the market, we looked into some alternatives, including the best certified humane and organic...

The price of berries...

by gutreactions 5 days ago

We have been overloading on berries all winter so far. We enjoy them, of course. Blueberries, raspberries and blackberries mostly. They have been selling for remarkably low prices this season at ou...

Best place to get Sichuanese Ingredients in Philly?

by GDSwamp 11 days ago

I've started cooking from Fuschia Dunlop's "Every Grain of Rice" (my vote for maybe the single best cookbook I've ever owned) and it has made me realize how few specifically Chinese ingredients are...


Asparagus beans

by emeldag 6 days ago

I have a community vegetable garden and last year one of the members introduced me to asparagus/long beans. I would like to plant some this year in my plot but have been unable to find a supplier ...


'Year of the Ox' Celebration kicks off 2/12...

by gutreactions 6 days ago

The Chinese Lunar New Year celebration starts on Friday, Feb. 12th and runs for a week. It is the 'Year of the Ox' this time around. If you are an intrepid cook, it's a fine time to get your old wo...

Where to get great citrus fruit in Minneapolis?

by soccermom13 27 days ago

I read an article on mail-ordering great citrus from California and Florida. I was tempted to order, but the shipping charges were steep and I hate to add more carbon to the environment. Wha...

Whole Wheat Ditalini

by MCMozer 2 months ago

Does anyone know where I can purchase Whole Wheat Ditalini

Rye bread like at Second Avenue/Katz's..where to buy??

by erica 15 years ago

I have been on a quest to find rye bread like they serve at the good delis. Have tried Orwasher's; Walls in Hewlett; Fairway (horrible), even supermarket rye...in short, everywhere I can think of...

Fairway's coffee vendor

by roscoe10 1 month ago

Fairway's closed had pretty good coffee(store ground) as well as weekly coffee sales. So what store if any uses their vendor? Thanks

Lamb Belly in the South Bay Area

by walkie74 1 month ago

A friend told me I really had to try lamb belly, but I have no idea where to find it. Any suggestions?

Where to buy a tagine?

by Atahualpa 14 years ago

I'm in the market for a Tagine. I'm looking for something reasonably authentic and reasonably cheap ($45 or less). Does anyone have a suggestion on where I should check out? Also, any recommendatio...

Mail order gifts and gift boxes in Canada

by prima 4 months ago

I'm thinking of sending gifts to some friends who live out-of-province. Which sites or businesses have you used? I have sent a Jaswant's Kitchen spice basket. https://www.jaswantskitchen.co...

Prepping for Hanukkah: your favorites, best sources...

by gutreactions 1 year ago

Hanukkah, the 'Festival of Lights', is coming up fast. What traditional dishes are your family favorites? Which markets/stores offer the best variety of ingredients? Do you cook it up at home, or d...

Bouche de Noel for the Holidays in Westchester?

by gutreactions 1 month ago

We are seeking a bakery or market that prepares a delish celebratory Bouche de Noel in the greater Westchester area. Fresh as possible, of course. Anyone try the Bouche sold at La Renaissance Patis...

Where to buy Hildon sparkling water

by szrah 11 years ago

After a few trips to the UK and US where they've served it, Hildon sparkling water is a favourite of mine! They used to sell it at Whole Foods, but no longer do. Does anyone know where it can be bo...

Asiento in San Diego?

by DiningDiva 2 months ago

Has anyone in San Diego seen asiento? Asiento - from the Spanish verb asentar, to settle - is what's left over in the bottom of the pot after you've made carnitas and/or fried off a bunch of c...

Cilantro Root

by andoni71 2 months ago

Hello, does anyone know of a market that carries cilantro with the root still attached? It's needed for making certain Thai foods.