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Mar 20, 2004 12:03 PM

gumbo file powder

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i am making gumbo tomorrow and need to pick up some file (Ground Dried Sassafaras Leaves). anyone know of a store on the west side i might be able to get it? i'm sure kalustyan's has it, but i'm going to be on the west side shopping....

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  1. Citarella, Fairway, the various Gardens of Eden should have it. It's not that rare of an item in Manhattan.

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    1. re: xavier

      It's probably too late, but for future reference: Dean & Deluca's sells file. I bought some last year - I think it was $5.