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Where to buy caviar in San Diego?

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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.

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

    Does Costco sell Iranian caviar?
    Love that stuff!

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      Cathy 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 Nov 18, 2010 07:03 AM

        Thanks Cathy!
        Love your horse too..

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      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.

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        normalheightsfoodie 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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          wanker 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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            wanker 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 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 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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