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Where to find in TO - Cataplana and/or Tajine

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Snarf May 2, 2007 02:14 PM

Does anyone know where to buy a cataplana pan (looks like a shallow lidded wok) or a tajine dish (earthenware shallow dish with a lid like Madonna's bra in the 80's). Much appreciated!

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  1. shana RE: Snarf May 3, 2007 07:47 AM

    Cook's place on the Danforth has tanjines. I've never seen a cataplana pan here - really regret not getting one while we were in Portugal BUT a search online said you could use any pot with a tight fitting lid and that's what we've been doing ever since. Works in a pinch.

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      cecilia RE: Snarf May 3, 2007 07:59 AM

      You can find Le Creuset Tangines at the Bay, Home Outfitters, or William Sonoma.

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        Vinnie Vidimangi RE: cecilia May 3, 2007 08:07 AM

        Call Cataplana Restaurant -College ar Dovercourt- and ask the owner.

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          ekammin RE: Vinnie Vidimangi May 4, 2007 02:23 PM

          Boujadi, a North African restaurant on Eglinton just east of the Allen, serves tajines and also sells the traditional derving pieces.

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            Snarf RE: ekammin May 4, 2007 04:16 PM

            Thanks all. The mystery of the cataplana continues.....

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