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rhennesy82 Feb 28, 2010 08:38 AM

I'm looking for a location that sells De Cecco pasta. Any ideas?

  1. DallasDude Feb 28, 2010 12:05 PM

    Jimmy's Food Store.

    http://www.jimmysfoodstore.com/specia...

    1. amokscience Feb 28, 2010 12:30 PM

      Central Market for sure, probably Whole Foods ... think I've seen it in some super markets as well.

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        DallasDude Feb 28, 2010 12:40 PM

        But if you go to Jimmy's you can get a Prosciutto Panino or hot Italian Beef sandwich. And cannoli.

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          foiegras Feb 28, 2010 04:08 PM

          I get mine at Central Market, but I believe Tom Thumb carries it ...

          I'll have to try Montebello next time I get to Whole Foods.

        2. twinwillow Feb 28, 2010 01:29 PM

          As good as De Cecco is and, I think it's very good, Wholefood's sells an imported Italian organic and artisanally produced pasta called Montebello. Made in the Montebello Monastery in March' Italy, it's the best (dried) pasta I've ever had. I love it and use it exclusively now.

          1. Barbara76137 Feb 28, 2010 02:46 PM

            DeCecco is everywhere, I think I've even seen it at WalMart. When I was in Italy the pasta of choice was Barilla, so that is what I use. Albertson's often has a 10 for $10 sale and I stock up. If I have any less than 10 lbs. of pasta in the house (I live alone) I feel like the pantry is bare!! LOL

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              twinwillow Feb 28, 2010 07:54 PM

              Barilla is the Ronzoni of Italy. Mass produced but still, quite good.

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