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finnan haddie

witchofthewood Jul 3, 2009 12:40 PM

Does anyone know where I can buy fresh (not frozen) Finnan Haddie?

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    chilihead Jul 5, 2009 01:23 PM

    They carry it at the local grocery, Price Chopper, here in Vermont.

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    1. re: chilihead
      Dual Jul 5, 2009 04:07 PM

      Browne Trading Company here in Portland ME sells a really superior finnan haddie.


    2. BostonZest Jul 4, 2009 11:05 AM

      If you can get to a farmers' market where Nantucket Wild Gourmet has a stand, you can get a great smoked haddock that is fresh and can be used where you might use finnan Haddie. I used it for a chowder I was trying to copy after I had a version at Hamersley's Bistro.

      It was delicious. I know he is at Harvard, Davis Square, Prudential, Copley, and Brookline but you can probably contact him through the site and preorder it for pickup. I don't know if he has it every day. There is also a list of stores on the site and he might be able to get it to one of those for you.



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      1. re: BostonZest
        hungrycc Jul 5, 2009 03:40 PM

        I actually made finnan Haddie using Nantucket Wild Gourmet smoked haddock, and it was great. Not at all difficult or time consuming either. I highly recommend trying it.

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        Lenox637 Jul 3, 2009 01:02 PM

        try calling Jordan Bros. Seafood in Boston. they are a wholesaler but might know where to pick it up.

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        1. re: Lenox637
          ciclista Jul 4, 2009 09:36 AM

          Hmmm....so, where do you live? How far are you willing to drive?

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