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kimih1226 Dec 30, 2006 03:19 PM

Been searching all over, know where you can get mochi around the dfw area... last year had it shipped from hawaii and it was pretty $$.

  1. kuidaore Dec 30, 2006 03:23 PM

    Did you try Minoya in Plano (Independence and Parker)? I'm pretty sure they carry mochi. That's the only Japanese store I shop at in Metroplex.

    I saw your posting about Nanami, but my hairdresser (Japanese) told me a couple of months ago Nanami isn't in business anymore (the owners took off). Things are less expensive at Minoya anyway.

    1. k
      kimih1226 Dec 30, 2006 03:39 PM

      Thanks for the tip will check out the store!

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        gavlist Dec 30, 2006 07:43 PM

        I've gotten mochi (with red bean filling) at the asian grocery on Greenville, just north of Beltline. It's towards the front of the store, just beyond the cash registers, to the right as you walk in.

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          love2dine Jan 2, 2007 02:22 PM

          There are plenty of mochi ice cream in Asia World Market on Legacy / 75. Average price around $4 to $5 a box of 6 or 10 pieces. But I don't think it tastes as good as the one from Hawaii.

          1. Webra1 Jan 2, 2007 04:50 PM

            The Hawaiian brand I've seen is called Bubbies and it's available at Central Market in Dallas.

            1. k
              ktnndal Jan 2, 2007 08:34 PM

              Yes, Bubbies is available @ Central Market and it is THE brand to get for mochi ice cream. The stuff at the asian markets is very mediocre.

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                Killerb Mar 18, 2007 01:13 AM

                Where can i find Mochi in San antonio, i use to live in japan and get it all the time now im in texas san antonio and have no idea were to get some

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