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Fresh cherries anywhere in No Va?

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wayne keyser Oct 19, 2009 09:18 PM

I know the local season is short (I had just bought my cherry pitter when they vanished from Giant for the year) - but does anyone in Northern Virginia carry fresh cherries now, perhaps flown in?

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    ivysmom Oct 20, 2009 04:05 PM

    Yes, we're pretty well past the season to get U.S.-grown cherries, I haven't seen them in a long time, not even flown in from overseas somewhere. You might have to wait a few months.

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      freddee Nov 4, 2009 06:37 PM

      I asked the same question to the Ashburne Wegmans produce guy yesterday and he said not to expect anything for at least 45 days.

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        joelfreak Nov 28, 2009 02:56 AM

        Whole Foods should have them now. :-)

      2. helenahimm Nov 30, 2009 04:23 PM

        I saw Cherries at Whole Foods this last Thursday =)

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          milocat Nov 30, 2009 04:54 PM

          Balducci's in Old Town had red cherries a few days ago.

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            WestIndianArchie Dec 1, 2009 11:40 AM

            super h-mart in Fairfax 2.99 lb. Cherries were from Chile

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