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Blueicus Jul 9, 2006 08:30 PM

I'm looking for a vendor that sells good quality dark chocolate (such as Ghiradelli, Sharffen Berger, etc.) for cooking purposes around Eglinton and Yonge. Thanks in advance for your help.

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  1. Kagemusha RE: Blueicus Jul 9, 2006 08:35 PM

    Surprisingly, Loblaws sells a good quality semi-sweet dark in a large PC-brand bar for about $5. It's French and works very well in baking in my experience. They might be little tough to find in July but it's worth a look.

    1. TorontoJo RE: Blueicus Jul 9, 2006 09:29 PM

      Pusateri's at Avenue and Lawrence carries most of the quality chocolate (callebaut, sharfenberger, etc). Closer to you on Yonge is the small Dufflet's store, which usually carries some baking chocolate.

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        Kai RE: Blueicus Jul 10, 2006 02:40 PM

        Bruno's on the southwest corner of Yonge and Heath (one block north of St. Claire) carries Ghirardelli.

        1. Otonabee RE: Blueicus Jul 10, 2006 11:31 PM

          I have actually been buying large packs of bars of very good dark baking chocolate over at Soma. Excellent quality and all things considered not insanely expensive. The packs contain about 4 bars of about 7 oz each.

          Excellent stuff for really decadent brownies!

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