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cajun spice

leahvh01 Sep 27, 2009 08:17 PM

i can't seem to find the Cajun spice "File'" anywhere. Not a blend just straight File (ground sassafras leaves). Any ideas? Gumbo just isn't gumbo without it!

  1. DallasDude Sep 27, 2009 09:04 PM

    Where do you live? I see it everywhere in Dallas. We have a local Penzey's here, marvelous source of fresh spices. They have a website.

    Here are a few resources:



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    1. re: DallasDude
      leahvh01 Sep 29, 2009 04:18 AM

      i live in alaska, and there are several fairly large grocery stores in my town, i even went down to the natural food store, no luck :<

    2. r
      roro1831 Sep 29, 2009 06:27 AM

      Not my brand of preference, but at least it's file


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