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small black olives from Terroni

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Janine Aug 8, 2008 07:10 AM

does anyone know where I can get these tasty morsels or something similar. I had a salad with these little black olives, salty and tasty...the best olives I've had in a while. any ideas or any other good olives? Downtown locations appreciated but I'll take note of anything in case I'm in that area of town.

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  1. NovoCuisine RE: Janine Aug 8, 2008 07:44 AM

    I would guess they were ligurian olives. I am not sure if they have these at St. Lawrence Market, but I know there are the very similar Nicoise olives as well as the small and tasty Arbequina olives.

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      rindinella_k RE: Janine Aug 8, 2008 09:15 AM

      I would assume that they sell them there at Terroni.

      1. dinin and dishin RE: Janine Aug 8, 2008 09:49 AM

        Alex Farms sells wonderful nicoise olives at all their locations. Danforth, SLM and Manulife Centre. (I think there is another location, but these are the ones that I frequent) Sometimes they add rosemary to the oil making them even better.

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          jayzie1 RE: Janine Aug 8, 2008 11:41 AM

          Those are great olives! We recently bought some nicoise hoping they'd be the same, but found they were much milder than what Terroni serves. Haven't found a duplicate yet, but Scheffler's Deli at St. Lawrence Market has a great variety of olives.

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