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any mangosteens now in Calgary

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keith stone Jul 31, 2006 08:39 PM

We are visiting Calgary next week. Any insight on whether we can get any mangosteens in the calgary area?

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    Nummy Jul 31, 2006 09:56 PM

    Maybe try T&T Supermarket in the NE part of town - it's a big Asian market, and regularly carries tropical fruit.

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      yen Jul 31, 2006 10:26 PM

      They have mangosteens at T&T pretty much year round. I believe they are frozen and then thawed, but they are still decent. Expensive though at roughly $2 a piece. But as good as i've had on the North American continent.

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        Fid Aug 1, 2006 01:35 AM

        Saw some at Chongo's at the Crossroads Market last Sunday. Also agree with the T&T recommendation.

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