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where can one buy lemongrass in cambrdige/somerville??

shellicopter Oct 4, 2010 01:10 PM

I've been wanting to make this Thai chicken soup recipe that involves lemongrass...I know you can get it at Russo's but I live near Porter Sq in Somerville and was wondering if there were any markets that might sell it nearby? Thanks!

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    somervilleoldtimer Oct 5, 2010 07:35 PM

    Try the Reliable supermarket (asian market) in the middle of Union Square.

    1. gabreality Oct 5, 2010 07:28 AM

      Reliable Market in Union Sq usually has it. Also, Elephant Walk on Mass Ave (yes, the restaurant) often has it and a few other random ingredients in a case at the front.
      - Gaby

      Elephant Walk
      2067 Massachusetts Avenue, Cambridge, MA 02140

      1. greenzebra Oct 4, 2010 06:46 PM

        You can also get it from Flats Mentor farm at the Davis Square farmer's market, at least as of last week.

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          bear Oct 4, 2010 02:46 PM

          You can also give Savenor's or Pemberton Farms a call.

          1. beetlebug Oct 4, 2010 02:39 PM

            I've bought it at the WF in Fresh Pond. Much pricier than Russo's or HK Market but it saves you a trip.

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              zcicala Oct 4, 2010 02:31 PM

              I haven't been there in a few months, but I'm fairly certain that Market Basket on Somerville Ave carries it.

              If it doesn't then pretty much all of the Whole Foods in Cambridge have it.

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