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jan Nov 4, 2006 10:55 PM

Does anyone know where I can purchase this for making pastrami? Mortons has a curing salt, but it also has sugar in it...

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    PDXpat Nov 6, 2006 12:52 AM

    Allied Kenco has just about anything you'd need for pastrami making, including pink salt and quite a bit of information about it. "Everything but the Meat" they boast. I've had good luck buying from them online.

    http://www.alliedkenco.com/catalog/in...

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      aelph Nov 4, 2006 11:27 PM

      and...I've bought it at The Spice House: pink salt/prussia powder...aka sodium nitrite

      not to be confused with long-curing sodium nitrate

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      1. re: saffy
        The Chowhound Team Nov 5, 2006 09:16 PM

        Hi, folks, the local boards like Chicago are great for local sources for hard to find ingredients, but general discussion of what an ingredient is or what it's used for should take place on our General Chowhound Topics board ( http://www.chowhound.com/boards/show/27 ). If you're interested in knowing more about these products, please start a thread there and help keep the local boards focused.

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        saffy Nov 4, 2006 11:15 PM

        The Spice House has it. http://www.thespicehouse.com/product/...

        1. TonyO Nov 4, 2006 10:57 PM

          Try Napastyle online

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