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There has been a shortage on kosher meat...So I was worried about thanksgiving!!!!
I preordered one for Fresh Direct 16lbs for 57$$$ :(
But went to trader joes yesterday and bought a kosher bird 12lbs for 27$$$

Needless to say I cnled my Fresh Direct bird...

Just thought I would pass this on :)

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  1. fairway has them for 2.99 lb (you can order them online)..not as cheap at TJ's, but cheaper than FD.

    1. Thanks for the tip...you might want to post this on kosher board...it's a mitzvah! ;)

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      1. re: chocolatebirthdaycake

        Kosher butcher on 2nd ave. and 84th has for $6.99/lb-that's enuf mitzvah for me today.

        1. re: UES Mayor

          Wow! That's $84 for a 12-lb turkey!! Empire frozen turkeys are excellent and way, way cheaper.

          1. re: RGR

            Hi all

            The FYI the Trader Joe's turkey tasted faboo

            1. re: ellefdesigns

              I got a 14.6-pound turkey at Kosher Marketplace on Broadway near 90th St. for around $64. Very expensive, but the bird was very good! Looks like I should have gone to Trader Joe's, though.