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KosherVeg Sep 1, 2010 02:28 PM

I know that the subject sounds like a bit of a contradiction, but short of ordering online, is there anywhere locally where one can buy exotic fruit? (Rambutan, mangosteen, dragon fruit, jujube, etc)

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    Quince Sep 1, 2010 03:46 PM

    I have seen rambutan, mangosteen, lychee, dragon fruit, etc at Dragon Star just off of Dale Street in Saint Paul.

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      semanticantics Sep 1, 2010 03:53 PM

      I've seen all of those save mangosteen at Kowalski's on Grand. I've seen mangosteen at Cub in the Midway.

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        semanticantics Sep 1, 2010 06:26 PM

        Grand Ave Kowalski's has dragon fruit and mangosteen at the moment, $6 / lb and $4 / each.

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      soupkitten Sep 1, 2010 04:27 PM

      hmong mkt st paul (indoor fruit room off of the outdoor market), dragonstar

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        KosherVeg Sep 1, 2010 08:36 PM

        Good stuff. Thanks guys. Anyone ever see miracle fruit locally?

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