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Passion Fruit Puree

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janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 11:19 AM

I am in need of unsweetened passion fruit puree. I've heard the Mexican brand Zoya sells a frozen product that comes in tubes, but I've yet to find it! I checked a few neighborhood Mexican stores and they don't carry that brand or other PF purees.

Any suggestions??

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  1. Robert Lauriston RE: janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 11:24 AM

    You might call Mangal's.

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    Mangal's Market
    1699 E 14th St, San Leandro, CA

    1. Robert Lauriston RE: janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 11:25 AM

      The "Pure Passion Fruit Puree" topic linked below says upscale supermarkets have some.

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        janekathryn RE: Robert Lauriston Nov 5, 2009 11:31 AM

        Thanks, I'll check Whole Foods and perhaps Rainbow

      2. Pei RE: janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 11:49 AM

        Almost every market in the Mission with a freezer section carries Goya (not Zoya!) brand puree in a frozen plastic bag. They look like this. http://www.goya.com/english/products/...

        They also come in a paper can like orange juice concentrate, but in my experience the bags have no corn syrup but the cans do.

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          janekathryn RE: Pei Nov 5, 2009 01:55 PM

          Yes, yes, Goya, not Zoya! Thanks. I was thinking I needed to head to the Mission. Btw, just checked Whole Foods, and couldn't find the product previous mentioned by others.

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          celeryroot RE: janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 01:24 PM

          you need to be careful many of the ones readily available have sugar added.
          I havent needed any lately but I like Boiron ,and order on line from Chef Rubber.

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            kmah RE: janekathryn Nov 5, 2009 04:02 PM

            I've successfully found it at Mi Tierra Foods on San Pablo in Berkeley (near University). Something like $2 a bag. Back of the store, far left freezer.

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            Mi Tierra
            2096 San Pablo Ave, Berkeley, CA

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              wolfe RE: kmah Nov 5, 2009 04:46 PM

              Near the "wood burning" oven?

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