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Where can I buy 'sugo di cinghiale'

Romana Aug 12, 2007 04:58 PM

Does anyone know where I can buy 'sugo di cinghiale' (wild boar sauce for pasta) which is from Tuscany? In Italy I bought small jars of it for pasta and just finished my last jar. I have checked all the Italian supermarkets in Woodbridge and haven't found it.

Thanks in advance

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    itryalot RE: Romana Aug 13, 2007 04:33 AM

    What brand was it?

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      Romana RE: itryalot Aug 13, 2007 06:18 AM

      I don't have a brand since I bought it in Italy from a mom and pop grocerystore. I am looking for any brand of 'sugo di cinghiale' in Toronto, preferably in Vaughan.

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        Lazar RE: Romana Aug 13, 2007 09:05 AM

        You may want to pass by Cumbraes or any of the better butchers in the city and ask if they can make it for you. Last time I asked the guys at Cumbraes (on Bayview) what kind of notice they would need to order specific cuts of meat from wild game (e.g. boar, venison, buffalo, etc). From what I recall they told me a couple of weeks, and they also mentioned that the can do the marinade for me as well.

        Granted, this is a sauce we are talking about and not a chunk of meat, and I am going on my memory from a few months ago. But I still think it would be worthwhile to call and ask...

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