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Pastry Marble

eLizard Aug 10, 2006 02:04 PM

I was wondering if there was a place in Boston or surrounding areas that sold pastry marble for rolling out pie crusts and other pastry dough. Thanks!!!!

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    lvtotry RE: eLizard Aug 10, 2006 02:09 PM

    I would call Kitchen Arts on Newbury Street, they might have it or be able to tell you where to get one.

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      eLizard RE: lvtotry Aug 10, 2006 02:53 PM

      Yes I already tried them. Thanks. They didn't have them and the places they suggested (C&B, WS, BB&B), I had already tried, to no avail.

    2. Ernie Diamond RE: eLizard Aug 10, 2006 02:29 PM

      There's a marble cutter in Union Square in Somerville. My guess is that you could get a larger, cheaper piece of marble there than you might be able to get from a kitchen supply store. If you asked the right person, you might be able to get one for free, as I did. They have PILES of scrap marble from broken countertops, etc that are just massing in their yard. Perfect for pastry marbles.

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        bella_sarda RE: Ernie Diamond Aug 11, 2006 06:19 PM

        Can you provide more info on how to find this marble cutter? Is there a storefront?

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          Ernie Diamond RE: bella_sarda Aug 22, 2006 03:20 PM

          oooh, sorry. I hadn't checked this site in awhile. There is no storefront, I'm afraid. It is located just outside of Union Square in Somerville at the corner of Webster and Prospect. Good luck in your search.

      2. eLizard RE: eLizard Aug 10, 2006 03:07 PM

        Sur La Table seems to have it.

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          hargau RE: eLizard Aug 22, 2006 04:48 PM

          Try China Fair Mass Ave in Cambridge

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            Scruffy The Cat RE: eLizard Aug 22, 2006 05:08 PM

            Williams Sonoma sells one for a whole lot of money. I'd go to a high-end countertop place-- Just look in the phone book

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