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Where to buy caviar in San Diego?

uponthoughts Oct 25, 2010 01:14 PM

Where is a good place to find reasonably priced and fresh caviar in San Diego? I am making soft boiled eggs with caviar.

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    wanker RE: uponthoughts Oct 25, 2010 01:43 PM

    Costco will often carry caviar in the seafood section, especially during the holiday season.

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      Cathy RE: wanker Oct 25, 2010 01:48 PM

      and Costco has 7 caviar choices online now - and most of the year...shipping is included in the price, but it takes about 5 days to get it delivered. Because it is fresh.

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        cstr RE: wanker Oct 25, 2010 03:11 PM

        2nd that, last year I got 2oz of segruva with a mother of pearl spoon for $72.00, a steal!

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        wanker RE: uponthoughts Oct 25, 2010 01:53 PM

        Almost forgot... Try Kalinka European Deli in Solana Beach. It's a family-run Russian Deli. 858-350-6443.

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          normalheightsfoodie RE: uponthoughts Oct 25, 2010 03:46 PM

          whole foods and trader joes often have it. At WF it is in the Deli Cheese counter.

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            uponthoughts RE: uponthoughts Nov 17, 2010 01:13 PM

            Thanks to all the responses! I ended up going to Whole Foods in Hillcrest and bought two ounces of Sturgeon Caviar for $32.50 each. It was excellent. I also looked online at Costco.com and it seemed like they had caviar at 30% less than other retailers. If I was more certain of the delivery date, I would have gone with Costco.

            1. Beach Chick RE: uponthoughts Nov 18, 2010 06:53 AM

              Does Costco sell Iranian caviar?
              Love that stuff!

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                Cathy RE: Beach Chick Nov 18, 2010 07:00 AM

                Look on www.costco.com
                The selection changes throughout the year; just like items in the store. I think largest selection is now/just before New Year.

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                  Beach Chick RE: Cathy Nov 18, 2010 07:03 AM

                  Thanks Cathy!
                  Love your horse too..

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