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Bamboo Steamers in T.O

Jason JustRight Jan 22, 2008 10:33 AM

Looking to buy my first Bamboo Steamers - Need a store location along the subway lines

I will only be hosting one person at a time - Size recomendations greatly appreciated too

Thank you

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  1. pescatarian RE: Jason JustRight Jan 22, 2008 10:36 AM

    I got mine at Loblaws. I'm sure you can get one (and maybe cheaper) in Chinatown or Chinatown East or at T&T.

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      Jason JustRight RE: pescatarian Jan 22, 2008 10:40 AM

      Thanks for the quick reply - I'll check Loblaws

      The small ones hold 4 pieces - Do they stack up 3 times

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        Kagemusha RE: Jason JustRight Jan 22, 2008 12:15 PM

        Unless you've got resto grade steam sources, larger is better than smaller stacked.

    2. mogo RE: Jason JustRight Jan 22, 2008 11:12 AM

      Tap Phong!! (on Spadina south of College)

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        Jason JustRight RE: mogo Jan 22, 2008 12:21 PM

        Good call - Looks like a good place to pick up kithen goods

        maybe grab some good cheap dishes there too - Thanks for the tip

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          bogie RE: Jason JustRight Jan 22, 2008 01:56 PM

          Tap Phong is great for all housewares, much cheaper than resto supply stores or the big box retailers. Nice folks, too!

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            Jason JustRight RE: bogie Jan 23, 2008 05:20 AM

            I will be dropping in there very soon - sounds like my kinda place

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          halugii RE: mogo Jan 23, 2008 05:01 AM

          i just got some there! they stack up as many times as you dare stack

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            Jason JustRight RE: halugii Jan 23, 2008 05:20 AM

            sounds good - wish me luck

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