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Macadamia Nuts - Where to buy? YYC

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cn1822 Jan 19, 2011 10:45 PM

This is awkward for me to ask since I thought it was a more common ingredient, but it turns out I was wrong. Can't find them anywhere. I checked Superstore, Sobey's, Safeway, and a couple other places as well; about the only places I haven't checked are the Organic stores. Does anyone have an idea where I can buy some in bulk (for baking)? Please and thanks!

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  1. John Manzo RE: cn1822 Jan 20, 2011 07:25 AM

    I just saw them in bulk at the co-op midtown market.

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      cn1822 RE: John Manzo Jan 20, 2011 08:58 AM

      Thanks! I'll check it out when I can. They're awfully elusive.

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      Shazam RE: cn1822 Jan 20, 2011 10:20 AM

      They're usually in the nut aisle, as opposed to the baking aisle, if that helps.

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        cn1822 RE: Shazam Jan 20, 2011 10:40 AM

        I tried that as well. Couldn't find it. :(

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          Shazam RE: cn1822 Jan 24, 2011 01:43 PM

          Sounds like people are nuts... for macadamias!

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        asiandelight RE: cn1822 Jan 20, 2011 05:44 PM

        I get mine at Community Natural Foods. They're not that expensive either.

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          Sotlat RE: cn1822 Jan 20, 2011 08:26 PM

          I fairly sure Amaranth carries them too (in their refrigerated bulk section).

          1. maplesugar RE: cn1822 Jan 20, 2011 09:37 PM

            I've also seen them in London Drugs and Walmart - both in the nut/snack aisle not baking.

            1. cellophane_star RE: cn1822 Jan 24, 2011 09:15 AM

              Planet Organic South has them too, in the refridgerator section, near the dairy/eggs.

              1. howlin RE: cn1822 Jan 24, 2011 09:55 AM

                sounds like a good excuse to go to Hawaii lol

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