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xdrixn Nov 26, 2006 12:52 AM

anyone know where to get it?

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  1. Professor Salt RE: xdrixn Nov 26, 2006 04:21 AM

    I'd imagine a place catering to Filipinos would stock it. I don't know for sure they do, so give a call over to Island Pacific Supermarket in Cerritos. 562-809-8889. If not, maybe try a 99 Ranch market nearest you.

    Where in L.A. are you, anyway?

    1. Das Ubergeek RE: xdrixn Nov 26, 2006 05:01 AM

      Seafood City market, at Roscoe and Woodman in Panorama City (The Godless Valley) has kalamansi, from which you can extract the juice; you can also get them at Manila Good-Ha, which is a restaurant about a block south of there at Cantara, and enjoy a tasty something-silog breakfast whilst you're there.

      1. SauceSupreme RE: xdrixn Nov 26, 2006 07:59 AM

        First off, kalamansi juice is most certainly NOT interchangable with meyer lemon. Both have the tartness, meyers lack the sweetness. You'd never make a meyer lemon sorbet.

        Any Seafood City would carry it in the frozen section, but I'm sure 99 Ranch also has it.

        I'm spoiled; got a kalamansi bush in the backyard.

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          xdrixn RE: xdrixn Nov 26, 2006 05:15 PM

          awesome thanks! pic-fair but wiilling to travel.

          1. pleasurepalate RE: xdrixn Nov 27, 2006 06:06 PM

            Most Filipino actually will have a kalamansi bush in their backyard. I know I do. So if you have any Filipino friends, hit them up for fresh kalamansi. :) I'm sure they'll be willing to part with a few and that way you can squeeze your own juice.

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