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Where can I find fresh betel nuts in San Francisco?

Kosmonaut Jan 1, 2010 11:06 PM

I'm curious about betel nuts and would like to try some. I've seen betel leaf at the New May Wah, but not betel nuts. Can I find them in SF?

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    Akhibhag Jan 2, 2010 05:04 AM

    You may want to try an indian grocery store....

    1. Robert Lauriston Jan 2, 2010 08:24 AM

      http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/670671

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        Kosmonaut Jan 4, 2010 11:41 AM

        Thanks!

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          Melanie Wong Jan 6, 2010 11:25 PM

          Please do let us know what works out for you. I've seen dried betel nut, but not fresh. Also bear in mind that betel leaf and betel nut come from completely different plants.

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