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Peri Peri Sauce - Calgary

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elyse1985 Mar 22, 2009 03:38 PM

Hi I recently ate at Nando's Chicken in the N.W. and would like to know if there is anywhere closer to my area (S.W.) where I could purchase an already made Peri Peri Sauce. I would try to make it myself, but I am a bit of a lazy chef :) Thanks!

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    miss.foodie RE: elyse1985 Mar 22, 2009 03:55 PM

    Can you let me know where the location of Nando's is in the NW? I tried to search for it on the web and all I could come up with is the one in the NE on 32rd Ave near Sunridge. Thanks!

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      John Manzo RE: miss.foodie Mar 23, 2009 09:19 AM

      Elyse must have made a boo-boo.

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        elyse1985 RE: John Manzo Mar 24, 2009 11:24 AM

        Oops sorry, I did make a boo boo. There is only one Nando's in Calgary: the one in the NE by Sunridge.

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      Strider RE: elyse1985 Mar 22, 2009 04:42 PM

      President's Choice makes a piri piri sauce, available at Superstore. Seems to review reasonably well
      http://www.presidentschoice.ca/FoodAn...

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        maplesugar RE: Strider Mar 22, 2009 09:36 PM

        I'm no Piri Piri expert but the PC version Memories of Portugal is a fave in our house.

      2. howlin RE: elyse1985 Mar 22, 2009 05:02 PM

        nandos makes a peri peri hot sauce that i buy at sobeys .my favorite so far

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          Bavin RE: elyse1985 Mar 24, 2009 10:58 AM

          They sell their jarred Peri Peri Sauce at Nando's. It is right behind the cashier. It is much better in the restraubt though because I was told they make it and the garlic sauce fresh every couple of days.

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            jdl RE: Bavin Mar 25, 2009 07:46 PM

            some like it hot - they have a shop just south of mcknight, just west of deerfoot, exit on mcknight east, take the first south turn, and follow around to a street that faces the 'foot. in a strip mall, is where they make the sauce, many varieties, and excellent people, i have been buying from him for years. also sells his product at crossroads market
            http://www.hataribros.com/hotsauces.a...

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              John Manzo RE: jdl Apr 12, 2009 06:11 PM

              Ah! good to see where I can get this stuff- they were briefly at Eau Claire and we've had Hatari peri peri in the cupboard for years, but I hadn't seen it on shelves anywhere.

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            miss.foodie RE: elyse1985 Apr 4, 2009 10:34 AM

            I was looking through the Nando's website (under the retail section, there's an "available @" link and came across a list of all the stores in a given city which carries their products. I haven't gone to verify what exactly they carry (whether it's the mariandes, peri-peri or cooking sauces) ... but you can give it a shot... here's the list for calgary:

            Nando's Calgary
            3333 32nd Ave. NE

            CALGARY CO-OP #010
            8220 CENTRE ST N.E.

            CALGARY CO-OP #1
            123 - 11TH AVE S.E.

            CALGARY CO-OP #13
            35 CROWFOOT WAY N.W.

            CALGARY CO-OP #14
            100-250 SHAWVILLE BLVD SE

            CALGARY CO-OP #16
            #500-6520 Falconridge Blvd NE

            CALGARY CO-OP #5
            3330 - 17TH AVE S.E.

            CALGARY CO-OP #8
            2580 SOUTHLAND DRIVE SW

            CALGARY CO-OP #9
            2520 - 52ND ST N.E.

            SOBEYS BRIDLEWOOD
            100 - 2335-162 AVENUE SW

            SOBEYS TUSCANY
            2020 11300 TUSCANNY BLVD NW

            SUNTERRA QUALITY FOOD
            200-1851 SIROCCO DR. SW

            SUNTERRA QUALITY FOOD
            803 - 49TH AVE S.W.

            DEER POINT GARDEN MARKET SOBEYS
            14939 DEER RIDGE DR. SE

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              miss.foodie RE: miss.foodie Apr 12, 2009 04:49 PM

              Actually, you may not have to go to the places on the above list. I found Nando's peri peri at 2 Sobeys locations that weren't on the list (one was Royal Oak in NW and the other was the Sobeys next to Nando's in the NE). So I'm guessing that maybe all Sobeys in Calgary carries it. Both Sobeys I went to carries the garlic peri peri and the hot peri peri. They also carry the full line of cooking sauces. However, at both Sobeys locations I didn't see the marinades. At both Sobeys they were located next to hot sauces, bbq sauces, etc.

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              acorby RE: elyse1985 Jun 26, 2011 08:45 AM

              Peri Peri sauce from Nando's is nothing, no even the spelling is right, it's a concoction of sorts....

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                consumer567 RE: elyse1985 Jul 2, 2011 10:40 PM

                not sure if this is the same stuff. http://www.saveur.com/article/Kitchen...

                read about that in a back issue last night. Can order it to your door.

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