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broccoli rabe in Baltimore

Pretzelhead Nov 3, 2010 07:07 AM

I've been looking without success for broccoli rabe in the Baltimore city area. Local supermarkets have been of no help. Is it simply the wrong season? does this require an Italian market to recreate my grandmother's "bitter broccoli" recipe? Any suggestions welcome!

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    Pretzelhead Nov 5, 2010 06:47 AM

    Thanks, everyone! I'll stop by Mt. Washington (the closest option) this weekend, and venture further to DiPasquale's or H-Mart if needed.

    800 N Rolling Rd, Catonsville, MD

    1. placidothecat Nov 3, 2010 01:14 PM

      I bought some at Whole Foods (Mt. Washington) over the Summer

      1. crosby_p Nov 3, 2010 09:38 AM

        Whole Foods usually has it.

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          dpan Nov 3, 2010 08:04 AM

          You can find it in most Asian markets. Check H-Mart.

          800 N Rolling Rd, Catonsville, MD

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            treetop tom Nov 3, 2010 07:36 AM

            DiPasquale's in Highlandtown often has rapini in their market. It is a fall green, so it's in season up until really cold weather hits.

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