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Turkey for Thanksgiving in Montgomery County

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Karen K Nov 6, 2010 06:45 PM

Looking for a high quality turkey in Montgomery County (we live in Ambler). Any suggestions?

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    Kater Nov 6, 2010 07:33 PM

    Merrymead brings in local organic fresh turkeys and they are good. Whole Foods is always reliable as well.

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      phillyjazz Nov 11, 2010 07:04 AM

      I have had good luck the past couple years with the kosher turkeys from Trader Joe's. Saves me the trouble of brining them ...

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        jujuthomas Nov 13, 2010 10:54 AM

        we just stopped @ Merrymead today and ordered our turkey! it's our first non-grocery store turkey, I'm totally excited!
        FYI, $2.79/lb

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        jujuthomas Nov 9, 2010 09:48 AM

        i've been seeing signs along 73 for fresh organic turkeys from D&M farms. i don't know anything about them, but I've been meaning to ask. this seems like a good place! :)

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          Chefpaulo Nov 11, 2010 12:08 PM

          I just saw the signs today all around 73 and 363. Never heard of them either but I will check them out.
          CP

        2. bucksguy14 Nov 9, 2010 05:32 PM

          Drive to Silverdale in Bucks County and get a great bird from Bolton's!

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            cgarner Nov 10, 2010 06:30 AM

            I second Boltons. We've gotten our birds from them for years and they're very good. I live in Lansdale (not far from Ambler) and it only takes a few minutes to get there.

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              teddybare Nov 13, 2010 02:22 PM

              Boltons, been there three years in a row

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                Karen K Nov 28, 2010 02:25 PM

                Thanks all. Took your advice: this year's turkey from Bolton's was a winner! And pies and breads from nearby Tabora Farm and Orchard also were wonderful. Ours was a memorable Thanksgiving dinner!

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            TeamPhilly Nov 9, 2010 06:53 PM

            Dave's Produce in the Flourtown Farmer's Market.

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