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firni Feb 14, 2011 11:30 AM

If anyone knows where to find fresh yuzu right now, it'd make for a very happy baker....I'm not certain it's available or whether it's out of season. I'm guessing a Japanese market might have it, but was hoping someone could clue me into a specific one that is carrying it now.

  1. coasts Feb 14, 2011 11:37 AM

    Fresh may be tough, but you should be able to order from Perfect Puree of Napa Valley.

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      AdamD Feb 14, 2011 11:39 AM

      Call sunrise mart. Not sure if they have them right now, but they do get them. They also sell bottled yuzu juice-although that wont help if you are looking for zest.

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      1. re: AdamD
        sgordon Feb 14, 2011 11:47 AM

        2nd Sunrise Mart: they have them in season. They do have some good quality bottled juices if you only need that, though - check the ingredients and get one of the ones w/o salt, just the straight good stuff.

        I've also seen them at Whole Foods when they're in season - but only at the Chelsea location, for whatever reason. They were quite expensive, as I recall.

        You also might want to check Manhattan Fruit Exchange in Chelsea Market - they have all kinds of stuff, and their prices are usually pretty good for the quality.

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        Sunrise Mart
        494 Broome St, New York, NY 10013

        Sunrise Mart
        4 Stuyvesant St, New York, NY 10003

        Manhattan Fruit Exchange
        75 9th Ave, New York, NY 10011

      2. penthouse pup Feb 14, 2011 01:11 PM

        Sunrise had them last week.

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          i8NYC Feb 14, 2011 01:12 PM

          Alternatively, try Katagiri or Mitsuwa.

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          Katagiri
          224 E 59th St, New York, NY 10022

          1. re: i8NYC
            JungMann Feb 15, 2011 09:42 AM

            Katagiri had them as of last Friday in their small vegetable section near the registers.

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            Katagiri
            224 E 59th St, New York, NY 10022

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