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Looking for country ham

Syphrite Dec 20, 2010 06:01 AM

Does anyone know where I can find it in the city?

thank you! :)

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  1. WCchopper RE: Syphrite Mar 27, 2011 09:43 PM

    I'd like to bump this post as I'm also looking for country ham in NYC. Anyone?

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      Pedr0 RE: WCchopper Mar 27, 2011 09:51 PM

      The smoked ham at Dickson's is excellent. $12 a pound.


      Dickson's Farmstand Meats
      75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011

      1. re: Pedr0
        WCchopper RE: Pedr0 Mar 28, 2011 06:51 PM

        Thanks- that's a "city" ham though. Country ham is like smoked prosciutto.

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      chrisbob RE: Syphrite Mar 28, 2011 07:50 PM

      Not in Manhattan so this is a bit off topic, but Stinky Bklyn usually has a couple of real country ham selections amongst the cheese.


      1. David11238 RE: Syphrite Mar 28, 2011 08:03 PM

        You're going to have to travel somewhat, but North Carolina Country Store usually has it. They're in the East New York section of Brooklyn.

        North Carolina Country Store
        2001 Atlantic Ave
        (between Dewey Pl & Howard Ave)
        Brooklyn, NY 11233
        (718) 498-8033

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          craig_g RE: David11238 Mar 29, 2011 08:04 AM

          Did the Bed-Stuy branch of the Carolina Country Store close?

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            David11238 RE: craig_g Mar 29, 2011 08:09 AM

            I don't believe so. Then again, I haven't looked for it when I was in the area. Are talking about the Atlantic Avenue location? I heard there may be another location on Fulton Street.

          2. re: David11238
            WCchopper RE: David11238 Apr 5, 2011 06:06 PM

            Thanks for the tip! If they have Cheerwine and Dukes' mayo, we'll be set!

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              Themistocles RE: WCchopper Apr 5, 2011 06:44 PM

              They have cooked Smithfield ham by the pound at Zabar's. You can get a whole country ham uncooked, again Smithfield, at Fairway Uptown - they have them hanging over the meat counter in the back. I have seen country hams hanging in Chinatown as well, specifically at the meat shop at the corner of Bayard and Mulberry. All of the above are Smithfield. I have yet to see an Edward's ham in the city.

              They have had Duke's at Fairway Uptown and Paramus in the past. As for Cheerwine, don't you think you are pressing your luck?

              2245 Broadway, New York, NY 10024

              Han May Meat Co.
              69 Mulberry St, New York, NY 10013

              1. re: Themistocles
                MMRuth RE: Themistocles Apr 5, 2011 06:48 PM

                Seriously? Duke's at Fairway? I've never even looked -- still rely on my sister in Virginia to be my supplier!

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                  Themistocles RE: MMRuth Apr 5, 2011 06:53 PM

                  Yes, bought Duke's there a couple months back, but haven't looked for it since so don't know if it's still in stock.

                  Now if we could just find somewhere that carries White Lily flour....

                  1. re: Themistocles
                    MMRuth RE: Themistocles Apr 5, 2011 07:22 PM

                    My sister supplies that too. If I see some in NYC, I will post about it though!

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                      WCchopper RE: MMRuth Apr 10, 2011 10:44 PM

                      That would be great!

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