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jessesgirl Jul 11, 2008 07:29 AM

So, I am addicted to Ting grapefruit soda for the summer. So I stalk the Jamaican cart on 51st and 7th and hoard them for $2.50 a pop. It's getting expensive to do that. Anyone know of a Jamaican or Caribbean grocery store where I can stock up for less? A bonus if they have the pink grapefruit Ting or the diet Ting! Thanks!

 
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  1. Cheese Boy RE: jessesgirl Jul 11, 2008 09:53 PM

    I haven't been, but from the looks of the exterior, this place looks like it might rule as far as Jamaican grocers go. It's a brand spanking new place the size of most regular American supermarkets except they're loaded with items all Jamaican. Check it out.

    Palm Tree Marketplace LLC
    3717 Boston Road
    Bronx, NY 10466
    (718) 231-6323

    1. Travels4Food RE: jessesgirl Jul 13, 2008 08:40 PM

      Anywhere on Church Street around Parkside Avenue in Brooklyn, Christie's Jamaican Patties on Flatbush Avenue around 8th Ave., and probably any Golden Krust (there's one on 14th St. between 6th and 5th Aves in Manhattan).

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        dnm3k RE: Travels4Food Jul 14, 2008 06:31 AM

        I buy Ting by the cart full @ the Stop and Shop on Hillside.

        Super Stop & Shop (0570)
        653 Hillside Avenue
        New Hyde Park, NY 11040
        Phone: (516) 616-9170

        They have a Jamaican Imports quarter asile in the middle of the store. They also have Diet Ting too.

        Oh yeah I normally get them 10 for 10 @ S&S.

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        songsabouttrains RE: jessesgirl Jul 14, 2008 12:06 PM

        There's a beverage wholesaler on Lefferts Ave between Flatbush and Washington (right near the Prospect Park Q stop) that sells Ting by the case. Not sure about the price.

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