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ISO Meyer Lemons

southiesouthend Jan 5, 2010 11:57 AM

Has anyone seen Meyer Lemons for sale in any Boston grocery stores recently? I am craving all things citrus and would like experiment with baking with meyer lemons this week.. Thanks!

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    skippy66 Jan 5, 2010 11:58 AM

    I have seen them at Russo's in the past. You might want to give them a call.

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    1. re: skippy66
      Allstonian Jan 5, 2010 12:05 PM

      Barmy and I bought two Meyer lemons at Russo's just this past Saturday - they had plenty.

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      appycamper Jan 5, 2010 12:05 PM

      my experience (in other states) is that whole foods has them when they're in season.

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        globalgourmand Jan 5, 2010 02:04 PM

        I'd say its the same here in MA, or at least at my Hingham WF. I saw them when I was there last week.

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        Ora Moose Jan 5, 2010 04:28 PM

        I bought a 4lb pack of Meyer's at Costco, and that's probably too many lemons for most people but it's the best deal you will find pricewise. Of course, you need to be a member - but if you are not, ask a friend.

        And yes, Russo's usually has them too at a similar reasonable price point..

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          dtremit Jan 10, 2010 09:54 PM

          Too many Meyer lemons? Oh, to be so afflicted more often ;)

          Seriously, though, they make wonderful preserved lemons, if you find you need to use them up.

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