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mungbean Jun 13, 2008 02:33 PM

I need fresh turmeric root for a recipe. Does anyone know of a store in Northern Virginia or DC where fresh turmeric root is available?

  1. brooke Jun 13, 2008 10:59 PM

    I've seen them around in Asian groceries... for sure recently at Grandmart (Little River Tpk one).

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      MetroHound Jun 14, 2008 04:41 AM

      Sorry cannot help you with the turmueric but am really curious about this recipe you are trying out.Care to share.

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        Minger Jun 14, 2008 06:59 AM

        I saw fresh tumeric root last week at eeMart in Falls Church.

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          wwashington Jun 14, 2008 08:07 PM

          The Asian market ( I think it is a grand market or one of their sisters), just off Duke st. past landmark mall always has it availible

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            MacArthur Mike Jun 15, 2008 07:20 PM

            As of yesterday, they have them at the Whole Foods in Old Town.

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