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Who has best selection of monofloral varieties of honey?

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Benjamin68 Apr 29, 2008 12:08 PM

I was thumbing through an old copy of Saveur and came upon an article on great monofloral varieties of honey. Who has the best selection in the city? I know Kalustyan has quite a few but am curious if there are stores that specialize in them.

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  1. MMRuth RE: Benjamin68 Apr 29, 2008 12:14 PM

    I can't speak to best selection, but Murrays has quite a wide selection of honeys, and you might want to check DiPalo, though I'm pretty sure theirs are only Italian.

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      Lucia RE: Benjamin68 Apr 29, 2008 12:42 PM

      Blue Ribbon Bakery Market has a good selection of honeys.

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        Benjamin68 RE: Lucia Apr 29, 2008 02:40 PM

        Yes, I believe Blue Ribbon's honeys are made by an employee's family apiary in Mexico.

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        ESNY RE: Benjamin68 Apr 29, 2008 05:18 PM

        Not a store, but there is a vendor at the Union Sq. greenmarket that sells honey and may be a good place to check. Used to see them on Saturdays... not sure what other days they are there

        1. vvvindaloo RE: Benjamin68 Apr 29, 2008 06:26 PM

          Dean and Deluca (SOHO) sells more types of honey than any other store I can think of (including Murray's, DiPalo and Blue Ribbon, though these are also good suggestions).

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