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LauraInPhilly May 3, 2009 07:13 PM

Where can I buy paneer cheese in Philadelphia. I live in South Philly and have to rely on Septa. Thanks in advance for the assistance

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  1. missclaudy RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 08:46 AM

    Frozen in blocks at the International Grocery, 4203 Walnut. Frozen works just fine.

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      LauraInPhilly RE: missclaudy May 4, 2009 08:48 AM

      Thank you. I am hoping someone can come up with something closer. Perhaps Center City or South Philly

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        missclaudy RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 08:53 AM

        I don't think there are any Indian population pockets in either place.

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          bananafish RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 11:05 AM

          I second International Grocery at 42nd and Walnut. Just take the Market Frankord line, and it's a couple of blocks walk from the stop. We always get ours there (frozen), and it's delicious. It's also around the corner from a couple of the best kabob places in the city (Kabobeesh and Saad's)

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        Hungryin theBurbs RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 09:16 AM

        It's not hard to make. If you want to buy, WHole Foods used to have it. I haven't looked in a while, but they might still have it.

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          jl0328 RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 02:01 PM

          Whole Foods on South Street has it. It's in cooler by the registers - by the WF cream cheese spreads..and the hummus

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            LauraInPhilly RE: jl0328 May 4, 2009 07:23 PM

            thanks for the WF idea. That is my best bet or the easiest for me to get to

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            berbadeerface RE: LauraInPhilly May 4, 2009 03:34 PM

            I feel as though I've seen it at Trader Joe's before. Try calling them to save wasting a trip though. If not, perhaps your local Indian restaurant will sell you a small amount.

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