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Looking for baby bell peppers -- help?

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mezzodiva54 Apr 4, 2007 01:51 PM

I'm striking out at the usual places -- Russo's, Waltham Fruit, Savenor's, Formaggio. Any ideas? This would be for Easter, so time is of the essence.

  1. MaggieMuffin Apr 6, 2007 07:27 AM

    I have seen them at Russos before. Maybe if you called them they could also get them for you.

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      mezzodiva54 Apr 5, 2007 02:25 PM

      Thanks to all who replied (especially the nice person who CALLED Plum and asked for me!). I didn't find exactly what I was looking for, but I did find miniature sweet peppers at Trader Joe's (the ONLY place in the metropolitan area that had them), and have made a nice new contact at Plum.

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        phoebek Apr 4, 2007 03:10 PM

        I've gotten them at the Cambridge Trader Joe's.

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          EllenMM Apr 4, 2007 02:55 PM

          I've found them at Costco in the past. Don't know if they have any now, though.

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            MrsCheese Apr 4, 2007 02:58 PM

            I just saw them at the Waltham Costco not too long ago.

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            BostonBarGuy Apr 4, 2007 02:16 PM

            I'll bet if you called Barbara Lynch's produce shop, "Plum" on Waltham street in the South End next to the Butcher Shop they'll make a noble attempt to get them for you. They do special orders all the time and have access to more purveyors than most.

            Plum is 617-423-7586

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              hoplover Apr 4, 2007 02:47 PM

              I have gotten them before at whole foods. They sell them in a plastic container and they are red and yellow. Call whole foods and ask them to order them for you. They are expensive but cute.

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