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Costco or TJ's for Tenderloin

bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 09:43 AM

Any opinions on which is better? Costco is selling Tenderloin steaks for aroung $10.50 per lb and TJ's has Tenderloin Steaks for $9.99 and $14.99 for Angus.

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    treb RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 10:40 AM

    I saw them at Costco for under 10 pp. They're the same so, I'd go where it's closest for you.

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      judgesmails22 RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 10:50 AM

      Not one of your suggested options, but if nearby I recommend McKinnon's in Davis Square. Price is about $7pp. They will also prepare roasts, etc. on request.

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        Gabatta RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 11:07 AM


        1. gansu girl RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 03:38 PM

          I have no experience specific to tenderloin, but on the whole, I think that Costco's meats are superior to TJ's.


          1. monku RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 04:10 PM

            Depending on how much you're going to buy you might be better off buying the Costco whole tenderloin cryovac pack and cutting your own.

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              Ora Moose RE: bakerboyz Dec 21, 2009 04:11 PM

              I agree with GG that Costco meats are better overall. One exception: TJ's tri-tip steaks are one of the most flavorful cuts we've ever had, and highly recommended.

              That said, if you find prime cuts at Costco they are also outstanding in general.

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