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Fresh Mexican Chorizo in SF

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Does anyone know where I can get some fresh mex chorizo made with ground pork or beef?
I dont like the kind you can get in the supermarket as they are made with salivary glands and lymph nodes and who knows what else.

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  1. Fatted Calf usually sells Mexican style chorizo at the Saturday Farmer's Market at the Ferry Building.

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    Fatted Calf
    644-C First Street, Napa, CA 94559

    1. There's a largish mexican supermarket on the north side of 24th street (sorry don't remember the cross) that has chorizo from a variety of central american countries (including mexican). It's fresh and is higher quality then other supermarket stuff I've seen but I haven't investigated the ingredients. You might try asking them. They keep it behind the counter by the registers.

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      1. specifically im looking for the kind that is not incased in link form.

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        1. re: mikeylikesit

          Every authentic mexican place I've seen keeps it in link form. Usually under a peculiar specialty made roof (indoors). Maybe you can talk them into setting some aside for you when they grind it?

          1. re: mikeylikesit

            Fatted Calf's is loose, not in links.

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            Fatted Calf
            644-C First Street, Napa, CA 94559

          2. La Palma Mexicatessen makes chorizo and so do most Mexican CarnicerĂ­as.

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            La Palma Mexicatessen
            2884 24th St, San Francisco, CA 94110

            1. No chorizo thread would be complete without reference to rworange epic chorizo crawl series San Francisco and beyond.
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