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Barry Strugatz Jan 11, 2008 03:14 PM

Where can I find this? Chinese, German, any style. Thanks.

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    phantomdoc Jan 15, 2008 01:25 PM

    I used to get the goose at the old 14 st Luchow's in Manhattan. I know they moved to midtown about 20 years ago. I do not know if they are still in business, but, great memories of roast goose with apples.

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      david sprague Jan 15, 2008 01:41 PM

      luchow's closed a number of years ago....the charm was really lost in the move to midtown, but it was still a cool option. the silver swan near gramercy park does a really good roast goose these days.

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        Barry Strugatz Nov 19, 2009 05:55 AM

        Any 2009 suggestions?

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          buttertart Nov 19, 2009 11:40 AM

          Zlata Praha in Astoria is pretty much it in my experience - sorely wish Chinese BBQ goose were available...

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            jen kalb Nov 19, 2009 01:34 PM

            we used to get chinese BBQ Goose at (now closed) Sun Golden Island in Manhattan. It might be a chiu chow or hakka thing, some of their dishes were.

            Have you ever asked one of the BBQ shops if they would do a goose for you.?

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              buttertart Nov 20, 2009 05:09 AM

              No, actually. Really should do so. I cook at least one a year at home (it's my husband's favorite poultry). Should also look into Chaozhou and Hakka restaurants here, if any there be.

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              missmasala Nov 20, 2009 07:49 AM

              the one time we went to Zlata Praha, the food, including the goose, was terrible! This was quite a few years ago, tho. Has it improved?

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                Barry Strugatz Nov 20, 2009 10:05 AM

                FYI, I called Rolf's German restaurant in Manhattan and they will be serving goose starting after Thanksgiving.

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                  buttertart Nov 20, 2009 10:34 AM

                  This was a while ago as well. The goose wasn't as good as homecooked but it hit the spot for my husband. My food was passable.

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          joekarten Jan 11, 2008 04:15 PM

          don't know if you're looking to cook it at home or not, but the butcher block in sunnyside carries great geese at a great price. they're easier to cook than turkey. had one a few weeks ago and it was amazing.

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            Barry Strugatz Jan 11, 2008 08:02 PM

            Thanks, sounds good. But I'm looking for cooked goose.

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