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Hawaiian Sea Salt

marion10 Aug 23, 2008 07:55 PM

Any one have any ideas where to buy Hawaiian Red Sea Salt in the Chicago area?

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    gleam Aug 23, 2008 11:47 PM

    The Spice House, and probably Penzey's. And ferret is right.. it's just coarse salt with red clay mixed in. Gives it a little bit of earthiness, but it'll probably be completely masked by the other flavors in the pork.

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      ferret Aug 23, 2008 09:50 PM

      Whole Foods. It's a waste of money though. There's little to no discernible taste difference.

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        CorinneM1 Aug 23, 2008 07:58 PM

        I remember seeing it at Trader Joes about a year ago. I would check with them directly though as they discontinue products at times.

        What do you use red sea salt on or for? Does it have a different taste than regular (white) sea salt?

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        1. re: CorinneM1
          marion10 Aug 23, 2008 08:01 PM

          Well I'm not sure since I've never tried it! I have a recipe for Kalua Pork that sounds interesting and that's what it calls for.

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