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Finding thai produce in Monmouth County

joulay May 3, 2009 10:17 PM

Does anyone know where to go, to find thai produce (kaffir limes, leaves, galangal, chili padi etc) in Monmouth County, NJ ? If not in Monmouth, what about elsewhere in the state ? My local chinese supermarket (Middletown) occasionally will have thai basil, lemongrass, but that's about it. Any suggestions?


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  1. seal RE: joulay May 4, 2009 03:27 AM

    I've had good luck at the big market next to Lakeshore School Supplies on rt 18 N in east brunswick.

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      joulay RE: seal May 7, 2009 04:17 PM

      is this that big Hong Kong supermarket in East Brunswick? I'll certainly check it out! Thanks!

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        seal RE: joulay May 7, 2009 05:26 PM

        That's the place. I picked up some nice green papaya for a thai salad and some galangal for soup there just last week.

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      HillJ RE: joulay May 6, 2009 03:37 PM

      Thai supermarket online.
      I've been ordering from them for 4 years with outstanding customer service.
      Produce is top notch.

      If you plan to prepare Thai often, you might consider them.

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        joulay RE: HillJ May 7, 2009 04:18 PM

        Thanks so much! I'm off to check it out right now....

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