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Canned Almond Paste

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adriennehv Dec 15, 2006 10:45 PM

I reside in Poughkeepsie, and I am in search of canned almond paste. Willing to drive to Ulster and Northern Westchester if necessary. Thanks for your help.

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    groover8 RE: adriennehv Dec 16, 2006 02:26 AM

    I would suggest Ginsberg's. They are a major food service distributor and do carry almond paste. I think it only comes in a large #10 can, but keeps well in the refrigerator.

    Ginsberg's Cash and Carry
    Route 66
    just south of Route 9H
    Hudson, New York 12534
    518.828.4004
    800.999.6006

    Hours
    Monday - Friday: 8 am - 5:30 pm
    Saturday: 9 am - 3 pm

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      coll RE: groover8 Dec 16, 2006 11:30 AM

      I love Ginsbergs! But a #10 can is really, really big unless you own a bakery. I always buy the tubes but when I went to my regular supermarket I saw that they also had cans of Solo on the shelf above, I had never noticed them before.

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      groover8 RE: adriennehv Dec 16, 2006 04:13 PM

      a #10 can's not so big if you're making stollen to give to friends for the holidays ;^)

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        winston1 RE: adriennehv Dec 16, 2006 07:47 PM

        Kitchen Kaffe in Mahopac, 845-621-3535 has small cans and tubes of almond paste.

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