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Peruvian Aji Peppers (SD)

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Does anyone know a place in San Diego that sells fresh Aji pepers?

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  1. nope but there is or was a Peruvian restuarnat in Encinitas that might be of help to you.. try google.

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    1. re: ibstatguy

      qero is the restaurant in encintas. I don't know of any places in SD that sell the peppers. You can try this site though http://latinmerchant.com/

    2. Not sure if they are available, Latin Chef even uses the frozen type, IIRC they purchase them from a distributor in LA.

      1. I've gotten them fresh at Northgate Gonzalez, but don't know if they're always in stock. You can get the paste there if not.

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        1. re: trentyzan

          I think they used to have them at Andres' market on Morena, but they were jarred or canned and not fresh.