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Where to find Cardoons?

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Wagamama80 Apr 27, 2009 08:52 AM

Where would I be able to find fresh (frozen) cardoons?

Any help would be appreciated!!

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  1. StriperGuy RE: Wagamama80 Apr 27, 2009 09:13 AM

    Arax in Watertown has them some times, I would call and ask. Likewise, bet you could get them at Russo's or the greengrover on Prince Street in the North End. In all those locals they are only a "sometimes" item.

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      PinchOfSalt RE: StriperGuy Apr 27, 2009 10:21 AM

      Cardoons are usually a fall crop, so I have been surprised to see them quite regularly at Russo's over the past few weeks. My most recent cardoon sighting there was yesterday.

      Oh, and for some reason the tag on the cardoons at Russo's says they are "cardones".

    2. Aromatherapy RE: Wagamama80 Apr 27, 2009 09:21 AM

      I've seen them at Whole Foods.

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        Wagamama80 RE: Aromatherapy Apr 27, 2009 11:08 AM

        Thank you!!

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        macadamianut RE: Wagamama80 Apr 27, 2009 01:02 PM

        I have seen them at Russos in Watertown

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          iloveporkbelly RE: macadamianut Apr 27, 2009 03:47 PM

          Russo's usually has them. Down in the back room by the cauliflower a the leeks.

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          minddancez RE: Wagamama80 Oct 16, 2009 10:53 AM

          Now that it is fall, I thought I would resurrect this question. Russo's today said they would have them for the holidays. Has anyone seen them anywhere else?

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