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Whole Wheat Couscous?

by saxie 3 days ago

Where can I get organic whole wheat couscous? I used to find it at Integral Yoga Natural Foods on 13th Street, but they're closed now and Whole Foods, for example, like every other store I've check...


Salmon Parts, ex. the Collar

by seefoo 5 days ago

gah. its been a fair challenge trying to buy the collars. the salmon heads are easy. i'm in santa rosa. our local fish monger keeps smoking the collars. haha. i'm sure they are rich, smokey a...

White Merlot

by levymkr9 2 months ago

I am new on the site. I am looking to buy White Merlot and was wondering if someone can recommend where I can buy online some bottles. I am looking for very good ones. Thanks, Chris

Where to find Pelmen Perogies?

by blork 6 months ago

(Yes, I know it should be "pierogi" but it says "perogies" right on the bag.) I used to buy Pelmen perogies (particularly the cheddar/jalapeno ones) on a regular basis, but over the past year o...

Where in Chinatown do you buy dishes & flatware?

by Juxie 26 days ago

I'm shopping for some new dishes and silverware for our apartment. I plan to go to Kam Man and Pearl River. Any other places you recommend? What about for silverware?

Where to find 100% pure pomegranate molasses near Mississauga?

by thebaj 25 days ago

Hi, I'm trying to find stores in Mississauga area that carry 100% pure pomegranate molasses. I tried Adonis but all the brands are diluted, like 30% pomegranate juice with sugar added. For e...

Lobster Salad/Pre-Picked Lobster Meat

by Deborah R. 5 days ago

I came across a hot dog bun (a brioche one from Giant) that I think would make an amazing lobster roll. But I'm really not up for boiling and cracking a lobster. Does anybody sell pre-made lobster ...

Vienna Beef Hotdogs -- Where to Buy?

by DavidSL 14 years ago

Two days ago, my friend asked me where he could buy Vienna Beef hotdogs. I said; "How the heck would I know?" He said; "Remember, we used to eat them about ten years ago and before?" I said; "Ah...

Lamb ribs?

by JolindaM 11 days ago

Found a great-looking recipe in fine cooking magazine for lamb spare ribs. But short of ordering online I've been coming up blank with where to buy them locally? There's a Mid Eastern Market around...

Live blue crabs in LA/Pasadena?

by abbyjj 12 days ago

I would like to find a fresh seafood market where I can purchase LIVE blue crabs. I'd also like to find fresh herring (not pickled or salted). Would you be able to help me find such a place in the ...

Reed Avocados in San Francisco?

OC Mutt
by OC Mutt 19 days ago

Does anyone know where I can find Reed Avocados in San Francisco (store, farmer's market, underground connections, anything)? They're plentiful at Farmer's Markets in Southern Cal, but I never see...

Amaaaazing Rotisserie Chicken at Yummy Market

by Ambaherd 9 days ago

What's amaaazing about it is that (a) it isn't loaded with salt and chemical marinade like the chickens from Costco, Metro, Supercentre (b) it emerged from a Russian kitchen with very little salt. ...

Guanciale in Oakland/berkeley

by craeg 12 days ago

Does anyone know of a butcher/meat market which has guanciale in oakland or berkeley? Discussions on this are all > 5 years old and most locations suggested are long gone.

Rice for paella

by corin 20 days ago

Any idea where I can find rice for paella like Bomba rice. I'm in the Markham area but would be willing to travel into Toronto.

Prepared XO sauce Montreal

by meagain 1 year ago

Hi. Just wondering if anyone knows a place that sells prepared XO sauce in Montreal. Store or maybe restaurant. Always wanted to try this at home but don't know where to buy it. Thanks.

Rose harissa

by williej 16 days ago

I am starting to cook from Ottolenghi's excellent Simple and he often calls for rose harissa. Can anyone tell where in Montreal I might find this. Someone told me an Olive oil place on Mt Royal eas...