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fiddleheads in toronto

panko May 14, 2007 06:43 AM

have i missed the season?

if not, where can they be found.


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    panko May 18, 2007 11:38 AM

    Thanks everyone!

    I got some today at St Lawrence for $6.99/lb at the fruit veg place downstairs. The man there said that is all they have left, no more for the season. So pick them up, where you can while you can!

    Upstairs they were selling for $8.99/lb.

    1. cord May 15, 2007 07:11 AM

      I saw them at Riverdale Farmer's Market last Tuesday - you could check today!

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      1. re: cord
        k8supergrover May 17, 2007 03:08 PM

        pusaterri's (the vegetable store) at church and wellesley had them out front just the other day.

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        Atahualpa May 14, 2007 05:14 PM

        I saw them at the Big Carrot on the weekend.

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        1. re: Atahualpa
          mickeyj May 15, 2007 06:36 AM

          I saw some nice local fiddleheads last evening at Fiesta Farms (on Christie, between Dupont and Bloor).

        2. JonasBrand May 14, 2007 04:24 PM

          Picked some up at St. Lawrence (South) on Saturday... they should be available for a while.

          I usually find them in Kensington Market as well.

          1. gregclow May 14, 2007 03:47 PM

            We picked some up at Whole Foods on Saturday.

            1. jayt90 May 14, 2007 12:32 PM

              If you are interested in gathering some, it is too late in the GTA, by at least a week. But they should be plentiful in the Bruce, Haliburton, Kawarthas and further north for one or two weeks.

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                FlavoursGal May 14, 2007 12:25 PM

                St. Lawrence market (north) had them on Saturday.

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                  downtown May 14, 2007 12:12 PM

                  Loblaws at Yonge St. & Yonge Blvd. had them yesterday (Sunday).

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                    dautcalm May 14, 2007 09:25 AM

                    I saw them yesterday at Fanfare Flowers - they're located on Yonge a couple blocks north of Eglinton.


                    1. foodyDudey May 14, 2007 07:36 AM

                      Saw them at Sun Valley on Danforth Ave on Friday

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                        Scary Bill May 14, 2007 07:35 AM

                        Highland Farms on Hurontario south of the 401 had them on Saturday.

                        I had them yesterday, blanched and lightly swirled in French "de Nyons" extra virgin!

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                          Kasia May 14, 2007 07:32 AM

                          i've seen them at various places around town, most recently last thursday at the dufferin grove market. i imagine you'll get them there again this week.

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