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Aji amarillo peppers, anyone?

AndreaLynn Mar 18, 2008 08:42 AM

Does anyone know where I buy fresh aji amarillo peppers in NYC? Or maybe where I can get them in NYC or the internet dried?
Thank you!

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    elecsheep9 Mar 18, 2008 11:29 AM

    There is a lady who sells spices in the Grand Central Station food market who might have these dried. I was able to get several types of peppers that I was not familiar with from her.

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      akk Mar 18, 2008 01:50 PM

      I have seen aji peppers at a stand in the Union Square market that only sells peppers, all different varieties. I would doubt they are there at this time of year though, not sure.

      1. erica Mar 18, 2008 02:11 PM

        I have seen these at the uptown Fairway but do not know if they have them now. You could call them and ask.

        1. Rmis32 Mar 18, 2008 09:22 PM

          kalustyans, 123 Lexington Ave or online

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            LRS Mar 19, 2008 06:51 AM

            i buy ajies, amarillos y rojos, at a bodega right on the kingsbridge road stop of the 4th train in the bronx (around 190 and jerome). however, have you checked for example the C-Town supermarket at Avenue C and 10th? I've seen fresh ajies there, they dont' look as good as the ones in the bronx but if you live downtown, you should check it out.

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