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Fromage Blanc Seattle

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FoodDoog Jun 25, 2007 09:47 PM

I've got a recipe that calls for fromage blanc. I've never seen this in a Seattle store...well to be honest I've never looked for it, but I was wondering if anyone has seen this in a Seattle srtore?

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    de_soie Jun 26, 2007 03:52 PM

    I have purchased it from Mt. Townsend Creamery folks when they are at the Capital Hill Farmer Market. Here's a link to their website:

    http://www.mttownsendcreamery.com/buy...

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      FoodDoog Jun 26, 2007 11:08 PM

      Wow..thanks everyone for the leads.

    2. vanillagorilla Jun 26, 2007 11:34 AM

      You can substitute good cream cheese or quark in most recipes. If you aren't worred about fat, I like a 50/50 mix of quark and creme Freshe. That's what I use when making flamekuche.

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        Daniel Jun 26, 2007 07:34 AM

        Whole Foods carries it in the dairy case next to the creme fraiche. Metropolitan Market would likely have it as well. I've also seen it at the Market Creamery in Pike Place Market. Cream cheese would be a better alternative.

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          christy319 Jun 26, 2007 10:04 AM

          Besides those I'm pretty sure PCC and Delaurenti's also have it. I would just call any better grocery (ie not Safeway or QFC) nearest you and ask.

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          redcurry Jun 25, 2007 11:53 PM

          Creme Freshe might be an alternative.

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