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Best strawberries ever

bizzwriter Jul 4, 2010 02:21 PM

Made an early morning run to Chino Farms today to pick up a dozen ears of white corn. Ended up buying a bunch of other stuff too -- it all looked and smelled so great. I couldn't resist a couple containers of strawberries, including a French variety. REMARKABLE taste -- like eating strawberry candies. Best strawberries ever, picked at the peak of perfection, and worth the trip for these alone. Have a happy 4th!

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  1. SDGourmand RE: bizzwriter Jul 4, 2010 02:56 PM

    I agree those French strawberries are amazing. I've been back four times in the last two weeks just for those.

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      Island RE: SDGourmand Jul 5, 2010 05:47 PM

      OK I need some of those.

    2. Divamac RE: bizzwriter Jul 4, 2010 05:14 PM

      Is the farm stand open during the week? I would love to get some tomorrow.

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        daantaat RE: Divamac Jul 4, 2010 09:10 PM

        closed on Mondays. Open Tues-Sat 10-4, Sun 10-1. Cash only and bring lots of it.

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          Divamac RE: daantaat Jul 5, 2010 01:21 PM

          Thanks for the info! I have only been there a couple of times, almost by accident. I work in Sorrento Valley, so there's no excuse, other than the aforementioned cash, to stop me from going now.

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