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sbryant Dec 18, 2006 05:44 PM

Does anyone know where to buy Vegemite in Toronto? I haven't been able to find it for about 6 mths and heard that it's no longer being imported into Canada.

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    FlavoursGal RE: sbryant Dec 18, 2006 09:52 PM

    I'm pretty sure I've seen Marmite at Loblaw's. It's similar, isn't it?

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      DylS RE: sbryant Dec 18, 2006 10:56 PM

      Whole Foods had it a month or so ago, I'm almost positive.

      FlavoursGal--yes, they're very similar (tho Marmite is better LOL). If you were raised on Marmite, Vegemite never passes your lips, and if you are related to an Australian, Marmite isn't a word you recognize.

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        Canada Eats RE: sbryant Dec 18, 2006 11:16 PM

        You can also try No Frills. I know the one in Cabbagetown (Parliament, just south of Carlton) carries it.

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            iris p RE: sbryant Sep 14, 2008 06:04 PM

            To all those in Toronto still wanting to buy Vegemite we have found it today in Toronto at The Chocolate Box, 413 Donlands Avenue, Toronto.Phone 416 850 9943.
            The Aussies in Toronto.

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              zoohort2 RE: sbryant Jan 17, 2009 01:08 PM

              Bruno's on Avenue Road has a nice supply of it!

              Bruno's Fine Foods
              2055 Avenue Rd, Toronto, ON M5M, CA

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                gijoeanne RE: sbryant Jan 22, 2009 01:34 PM

                White House Meats on Bayview has a whole bunch of them. Bought four jars just before Christmas. The guy there told me the location on Bloor West stocks it too.

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                  toveggiegirl RE: sbryant Mar 16, 2009 04:31 AM

                  According to a recent Toronto Star article, "A Bit of Home" in Mississauga has both vegemite and marmite.


                  A BIT OF HOME
                  600 Burnhamthorpe Rd W, Mississauga, ON L5B, CA

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                    escoffier RE: toveggiegirl Mar 16, 2009 06:44 AM

                    Good Egg in Kensington Market has Marmite, bought some last week for a friends birthday. It's what he asked for, and who am I to question a bizarre birthday request...at least he didn't want a Marmite cake...

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                    dayna.e RE: sbryant Mar 16, 2009 08:45 PM

                    I've seen vegemite at Sobey's (I forgot which location)....but that was probably sometime last year.

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