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Tamales for take-home in Atlanta

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Cubancoffee Apr 6, 2007 11:43 AM

Suggestions requested for Mexican-style tamales that you can buy by the dozen for take-home. I'm thinking of the kind someone makes in their kitchen for a little extra money, like they do in Mexico, and sells on the street or in someone else's store. Not interested in pre-packaged, chemical/preservative filled stuff. Nur in the Central American style, square and wrapped in banana leaves. Just good old masa with chicken or pork filling, wrapped in corn husks. Thanks.

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    chickstein RE: Cubancoffee Apr 9, 2007 05:22 AM

    Try one of the Mexican supermarkets.

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      Therese RE: Cubancoffee Apr 9, 2007 02:03 PM

      Buford Highway Farmers Market, located on BuHi just outside I-285 (on the west side of the road) features a stand that sells tamales that's right outside the checkouts. Very good.

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