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Christmas Stollen w/ Marzipan?

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wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 07:42 AM

hounds-

does anyone know where one can get a Xmas Stollen

(dense german pastry dusted with sugar)

that is filled with, specifically, with marzipan?

thanks!

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  1. WildSwede RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 07:44 AM

    I would think that Alpine Village would have them. Maybe even Berolina Bakery in Montrose, but I would definitely give them a call. Schreiner's is a German Deli next door to Berolina, they may have it, but I would not guarantee that.

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      SarahM RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 08:21 AM

      I've had one from Whole Foods in years past, but can't recall if I have seen them there this year since I wasn't looking for them.
      I am a big marzipan fan too, and was happy with both the flavor and texture in the WFs stollen and the nice amount inside.
      Good luck!

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        LJ8 RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 09:20 AM

        Trader Joe's has it in the bread section. Kinda hidden so you may have to ask.

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          Nicole RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 10:23 AM

          Costplus has it. We've been enjoying it for breakfast the past couple of mornings.

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            Mateo R RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 10:26 AM

            Shoop's Deli on Main is Santa Monica has the largest selection of Stollen that I have seen, including some with Marzipan.

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              Diana RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 10:37 AM

              Cost Plus, Trader Joes, Whole Foods, Gelson's, Ralph's, Von's, probably How's, maybe Bristol Farms.

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                lisako RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 11:59 AM

                Trader Joe's in Irvine. I saw it displayed right out front last week.

                1. DanaB RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 03:35 PM

                  I gave a friend a stollen from Teuscher in Beverly Hills last year and they loved it. I can't say for sure that it was filled with marzipan, but it was a traditional stollen.

                  Teuscher
                  9548 Brighton Way
                  Beverly Hills, CA 90210
                  (310) 276-2776

                  1. burumun RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 03:39 PM

                    I just had a xmas Stollen at 3 Square Cafe in Venice.
                    I don't think there was marzipan though, but they may be serving different types? You should try calling them.

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                      number9 RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 07:07 PM

                      i saw some at Cost Plus World Market today in glendale...

                      1. jperes167 RE: wintermute2 Dec 18, 2007 09:48 PM

                        Funny you should mention Christmas stollen--my husband and son just brought home a loaf from Berolina's today. It ran about $12, by the way. They make Lucia buns every Christmas time, also, and I love them--fragrant with saffron and honey.

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