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ABERK Feb 18, 2011 05:53 AM

I need two pounds of pork belly for a recipe. Where can I find it in the D.C. area?

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    ajrr Feb 22, 2011 06:50 AM

    You can probably find it at any of the Asian supermarkets in the DC area. I frequent Grand Mart in Gaithersburg often and they always have it.

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    Grand Mart
    6255 Little River Turnpike, Alexandria, VA 22312

    1. tommyskitchen Feb 18, 2011 04:23 PM

      If you want really good, humanely raised Pork Belly - Try Ecofriendly farms at the Dupont Farmers Market on Sunday - It's the second stall in on the right from Mass Ave. It's more expensive, but since you only need 2 lbs....

      If I need large quantities, I'll go to H-mart - The Butchers at Eastern Market also carry it. But there is a remarkable difference with the first option above....

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        sekelmaan Feb 18, 2011 02:06 PM

        Whole foods has pork belly. Super H Mart has pork belly.

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          marcj Feb 18, 2011 12:07 PM

          I bought a big hunk of pork belly at the P Street Whole Foods about 2 weeks ago.

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            4X4 Feb 18, 2011 09:57 AM

            I buy it at the Latino market in Riverdale that used to be a Giant. I can't remember the name of the store, but it's at the shopping center where Kenilworth meets 410.

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              theyawns Feb 18, 2011 06:50 AM

              Try calling Let's Meat on the Avenue in Del Ray. If he doesn't have it on hand, he'll be happy to order it for. Last time I ordered, it was there 24 hours laters.

              1. agarnett100 Feb 18, 2011 06:37 AM

                I know Pam Am in Laurel sell it or try any H-mart location

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