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Brown Rice Vermicelli in Calgary?

makan2 Mar 26, 2010 06:15 PM

Does anyone know where I can get brown rice vermicelli in Calgary?

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    kemen Mar 26, 2010 07:38 PM

    I've seen it at the Sunnyside Market in Kensington (across from the Safeway, beside the C-train station). Haven't been there recently, so I'm not sure if they still carry it. But you might also try any of the natural foods stores in the city, like Community Natural Foods, Amaranth, or Planet Organic.

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    1. re: kemen
      makan2 Mar 27, 2010 12:51 PM

      Thanks, I'll check out Sunnyside Market.

      I've tried Amaranth and they don't have it there.

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      alwaysroom4dessert Mar 28, 2010 08:35 PM

      I found some at Superstore...

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      1. re: alwaysroom4dessert
        makan2 Mar 30, 2010 05:21 PM

        alwaysroom4dessert - Really!?! Which Superstore, please?

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          alwaysroom4dessert Mar 30, 2010 11:06 PM

          Oh well I'm in Vancouver! Maybe phone ahead to the Macleod Trail location? I always found their Asian section pretty good. Or check out T&T.

          1. re: alwaysroom4dessert
            anonymoose Mar 31, 2010 07:56 AM

            I've seen them in Edmonton Superstores so I assume that the Calgary ones would have it in the Asian food aisle too.

      2. CookieGal Apr 1, 2010 07:23 PM

        Community Natural Foods carries a great brand of rice noodles called SOBA KING, they are in really pretty frosted packaging. They have a wild rice noodle, as well as a corn noodle blend and a really yummy pumpkin ginger flavour. They are a tad expensive, but they have good tooth, for GF noodles that is huge! I make them all the time, and i think they are the best rice noodles by a mile.

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          makan2 Apr 2, 2010 07:00 PM

          Thanks to everyone for their replies.

          1. re: makan2
            makan2 May 1, 2010 07:31 PM

            I did find some brown rice vermicelli in Safeway-Asian section. It's a new item that they've brought in. I'll give it a try next week and see if I like it.

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              makan2 May 9, 2010 06:53 PM

              The brown rice vermicelli I bought from Safeway is pretty good but pricey.

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