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Lamb Belly : Where to Purchase it?

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ChacuterieDude Mar 15, 2009 03:36 PM

Hello,

I am looking for Lamb Belly. I need to get it in the next two days. I was going to buy it at the Farmers Market, but the person said they will not have it for at least two weeks. I went to Marlow & Daughters and it was 18 dollars a pound and butchered poorly.....

I will go anywhere in the NYC

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    kobetobiko Mar 15, 2009 05:12 PM

    Have you tried calling Citarella or Ottomanelli's?

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      ChacuterieDude Mar 15, 2009 08:04 PM

      ottomanelli's is a good idea, I will try that in the morning

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        erica Mar 16, 2009 04:35 AM

        Please tell us where you find this! I would like to make it at home.

    2. MMRuth Mar 15, 2009 05:19 PM

      You might try calling Casablanca up on 110th Street. On my one visit, it seemed as if they were selling every part of every animal.

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        pbjluver Mar 15, 2009 06:59 PM

        Fairway ???
        Whole Foods ???

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          ChacuterieDude Mar 15, 2009 08:05 PM

          Neither Fairway or Whole Foods will have it.

      2. Delucacheesemonger Mar 16, 2009 05:22 AM

        In France, when they say belly, they mean breast. For poitrine du porc, translated at pig breast means pig belly, perhaps here the same, lamb breast should not be difficult to get.

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          ChacuterieDude Mar 16, 2009 09:17 AM

          Thank you all for your posts and help. I found it at Ottomanelli's for only 3.49/#

          Awesome

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            erica Mar 16, 2009 11:55 AM

            Great! Now you have to tell us how you cooked it!!

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            ginsbera Mar 16, 2009 01:41 PM

            order it from Dickson's Farmstand Meats, Jake is the owner, he sells lamb belly.

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