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Where is the dungeness crab?

ritabwh Nov 12, 2009 11:25 AM

Hi all,
Rita from Lynnwood, Wa here.
I bought some dungeness crab at Albertson's about 3 weeks ago.
I have not seen any dungeness at all, at any of the grocery stores since then.
Is it just bad timing on my part when I'm shopping, or is there a problem with the dungeness crabs this year?

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    RouxBabe RE: ritabwh Nov 12, 2009 12:02 PM

    It was all over at Pike Place Market yesterday.

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    Pike Place Market
    1501 Pike Pl, Seattle, WA 98101

    1. ericlutzker RE: ritabwh Nov 12, 2009 03:35 PM

      there's fresh never frozen alaskan king crab around too. we got some at ballard market. if you've never had it never frozen it's a revelation.

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        christy319 RE: ritabwh Nov 12, 2009 06:36 PM

        Any fish market, asian markets (you've got Ranch 99 and others up there), Whole Foods, Central Market, Ballard Market should have it...

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          wallyz RE: ritabwh Nov 13, 2009 06:45 AM

          Ditto 99 Ranchmart for Lynnwood area.

          1. maybelle RE: ritabwh Nov 13, 2009 09:57 AM

            I believe HT Oaktree on 99 has a sale this week - $3.99/lb for live dungeness if you buy more than 5 crabs.

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