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Quail Eggs

roxlet Dec 8, 2010 03:53 PM

Does anyone know where to get quail eggs in Westchester or up to the Greenwich area?

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    scunge Dec 9, 2010 05:22 AM

    I only have found them "fresh" in Asian Markets . I've seen small such markets , obscure and unadvertised in college towns

    1. julietg Dec 9, 2010 09:31 AM

      Fairway or Whole Paycheck, *ahem* Foods are both worth a try. I know WF has duck eggs in the produce section. They may have quail eggs in the cheese dept (not Greenwich- go to White Plains or Darien). Call ahead to Fariway Pelham and ask for the cheese manager (Anthony?). I bet they have them.

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        roxlet Dec 10, 2010 05:11 AM

        Actually, Fairway in Pelham doesn't have quail eggs, or at least they didn't when we looked last week.. The DH is going to an Asian market in WP to check there, and I will call WFs to send him there if he doesn't have any luck in the Asian market. Thanks for the suggestions.

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          julietg Dec 10, 2010 09:17 AM

          Did you look in the Asian food section of Fairway, near the pickles? I remember Fairway in the city having them...

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            scunge Dec 10, 2010 08:05 PM

            Canned are more common

      2. roxlet Dec 11, 2010 03:56 AM

        Thanks everyone. We found them at the big Asian market in White Plains (the one in the same building as the DMV).

        1. Marge Dec 12, 2010 01:14 PM

          I see you already got them but, 4 Seasons/C-Town on route 133 in Ossining has them fresh (and at a wonderful price)

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            Avalondaughter Dec 14, 2010 09:36 AM

            I always see them in WF, but in the produce section, not the egg section.

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