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Gelato at Costco San Francisco

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saffrongold Jul 23, 2010 07:51 PM

Has anyone tried the Kirkland Gelato yet?
The flavor choices are stracietella, pistachio or mixed berry, and they are selling by the cone with the pizza and franks or by the quart for $4.99.

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    F1M RE: saffrongold Aug 20, 2010 09:06 PM

    Tried the 3 scoops in a cone & it wasn't bad. I couldn't really tell the difference between the 3 flavors. But it was only $1.49 + tax. Pretty damn cheap!
    Only seen it at Costco SF.

    here is a pic of the Gelato sign I found: http://img828.imageshack.us/img828/21...

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      baron45 RE: F1M Aug 20, 2010 09:09 PM

      I tried the pistachio on a waffle cone at SF Costco this week and it's good, especially for the price. It was selling big time. Seemed 1/2 the people ordering food were also getting the gelato.

      I'll bet the employees aren't too happy about the extra labor though.

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        lmnopm RE: baron45 Aug 20, 2010 09:43 PM

        Sounds like something that is going to end up on some restaurant dessert plates at several $ a scoop.

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        shanghaikid RE: F1M Aug 20, 2010 10:35 PM

        seen it also at costco san leandro and costco, san ramon. didn't try it though. both places also carry frozen yogurt also.

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          Mr_Happy RE: shanghaikid Aug 21, 2010 04:32 PM

          When did you see it at San Leandro? Was there today and did not see any gelato at the food counter.

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            shanghaikid RE: Mr_Happy Sep 1, 2010 08:05 PM

            the gelato should be on the same sign as the yogurt sign. if it isn't there, san leandro may have stayed with the latte/mocha instead. will check next time i'm in s.l. again.

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          monku RE: F1M Aug 21, 2010 04:43 PM

          $1.49?.......what a deal.
          You can't even get one scoop at Baskin Robbins for that price....my gelato place would be $7 for three scoops.

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          kc72 RE: saffrongold Aug 20, 2010 10:55 PM

          Anyone know if this is available at the Richmond Costco?

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            kc72 RE: kc72 Sep 1, 2010 11:13 AM

            Not available in Richmond, but they do have a new carne asada bake (didn't try).

          2. K K RE: saffrongold Sep 1, 2010 11:28 AM

            Not yet, but at least you can now buy Ciao Bella's blood orange sorbet popsicles at Costco.

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