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where to buy kabocha squash

msmouser Sep 17, 2010 05:36 PM

Where can I buy kabocha squash around the Lexington area?


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    csiknitter Sep 22, 2010 11:22 AM

    I have gotten a bunch of kabocha squash from my CSA (Tangerini farm in Millis).. what do you do with it? I'm running out of ideas

    1. greygarious Sep 21, 2010 07:00 PM

      I would think Wilson Farm would carry it. Several years ago I noticed it at other farmstands - in Bolton and at Verrill Farm in Concord, IIRC.

      Wilson Farm
      10 Pleasant St, Lexington, MA 02421

      Verrill Farm
      11 Wheeler Rd, Concord, MA, MA 01742

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      1. re: greygarious
        cheesehead in recovery Sep 22, 2010 05:57 AM

        I saw it at russos on sunday.

      2. pikawicca Sep 18, 2010 02:16 PM

        The first kabochas of the season turned up in my southern Indiana farmers market today, so you might have to wait a bit in your area.

        1. kobuta Sep 18, 2010 02:10 PM

          Yeah, not Lexington area, but in case you strike out locally and absolutely need kabocha, it is sold in the larger Chinese markets (CMart, Kam Man). Kabocha was 48 cents/lb today at CMart in Boston.

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            cutipie721 Sep 18, 2010 10:20 AM

            I saw them in WholeFoods Woburn last winter. This season's squash is coming out now. If you still can't find them, maybe you can wait for another few weeks.

            1. Eatin in Woostah Sep 18, 2010 06:05 AM

              Did you try H Mart in Burlington? I saw some there last week.

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                robertlf Sep 17, 2010 06:36 PM

                Not sure about Lexington, but Ebisuya in Medford may have it.

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