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doctorandchef Oct 24, 2010 08:05 PM

Any meat shops/markets in Chestnut Hill/Brookline area that sell foie gras (lobes or slices)? Don't want cooked pates etc, want raw foie gras for cooking at home.

Thanks!

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    amby48 Dec 8, 2010 04:30 PM

    Try Savenor's www.savenorsmarket.com/site/

    1. Small Plates Oct 25, 2010 07:54 AM

      Savenors has it. You can purchase by the lobe or by pre-cut slices. Butcher Boy in North Andover also has it.

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        iloveporkbelly Oct 24, 2010 09:22 PM

        John Dewar in Newton center almost always carries it

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          Scruffy The Cat Oct 25, 2010 04:10 PM

          I'd just call ahead because the last time I bought it they were almost out and only had the teeniest bit left. I bought the tiny chunk anyway, but if you need a certain amount, I'd call to confirm.

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            doctorandchef Dec 5, 2010 07:24 PM

            Just bought a slice this weekend. Very friendly service, would definitely shop there again. He cut a nice piece to order for me.

            Seared it and served with some caramelized grapefruit segments. My whole place was in a white smoky haze for a few minutes thereafter with the delicious aroma of seared foie gras. Wish I had some ice wine to wash it down.....

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