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Anyone know where to find Mexican Coke in Vancouver

djdefjam89 Oct 5, 2010 12:25 PM

Hey everyone I was wondering if anyone knew where to find Mexican Coke or Coke made with cane sugar in North Vancouver, West Vancouver or Downtown Vancouver. Thanks guys hope someone could help :)

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  1. Sam Salmon RE: djdefjam89 Oct 5, 2010 12:37 PM

    Try Fresh is Best on W. Broadway


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      djdefjam89 RE: Sam Salmon Oct 5, 2010 12:42 PM

      Thanks, I will be sure to go and look.

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        fmed RE: djdefjam89 Oct 5, 2010 01:37 PM

        If you don't find it there...I know for sure that La Gloria in Bellingham has it. It's a bit of a trip, though.

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        grayelf RE: Sam Salmon Oct 6, 2010 12:08 AM

        I was talking to one of the owners of Fresh Is Best recently and they appear keen to bring in items that will sell, so if they don't have it already, be sure to mention you'd buy it if they did :-).

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          djdefjam89 RE: grayelf Oct 6, 2010 01:33 PM

          Thanks I will be sure to mention it when I pop over town in the next couple of days.

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            vandan RE: grayelf Oct 13, 2010 09:54 PM

            was there yesterday and no sign of it yet

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          Burma VonFurston RE: djdefjam89 Oct 6, 2010 05:01 PM

          We use to buy ours all the time from Costco, but I don't know if Canadian Costcos carry the same stuff.

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            MommyMago RE: djdefjam89 Oct 7, 2010 12:48 PM

            You can get this at Dona Cata's Taqueria on Victoria drive. (at about 38th Ave).


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              allyoucanet RE: MommyMago Oct 9, 2010 12:11 PM

              Make sure you check the ingredients. Last time I bought a bottle of Mexican CokeĀ® it had corn syrup instead of sugar. Yecchh!

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              brokentelephone RE: djdefjam89 Oct 11, 2010 02:49 PM

              I'd try a kosher shop -- I believe all coke/pepsi products are kosher, but kosher shops often stock Coke products from obscure locations. I bought an imported Coke which used real sugar at Omnitsky on Cambie years ago.

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                YVRChow RE: djdefjam89 Oct 13, 2010 08:25 PM

                Have you tried calling El Comal in Burnaby? (604) 420-1327

                I'm pretty sure I've seen it there in the past.

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                  Zombotron RE: djdefjam89 Nov 28, 2010 11:28 PM

                  I've come across three places along Commercial Drive which carry it: Fig Mart on Grant Street, El Sureno on E. 1st, and Dollar Grocers near the Broadway SkyTrain.

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