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Where can I find shelled pistachios?

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Bay Gelldawg Feb 27, 2011 04:14 PM

It would seem like an easy thing to find, but since Morrow's Nut House closed (sigh) I don't know where to find shelled pistachios. I would like them roasted and salted.

I'm looking for a place in San Francsco, East of Twin Peaks, please.

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  1. Ruth Lafler RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 27, 2011 04:18 PM

    Trader Joe's?

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      shanghaikid RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 27, 2011 04:26 PM

      definitely trader joe's, unroasted and unsalted also.

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        Malcolm Ruthven RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 27, 2011 06:47 PM

        Ferry Building farmer's markets.

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          mr_darcy RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 27, 2011 07:54 PM

          Safeway (at least the one near me) has them in their roasted nuts stand.

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            Frosty Melon RE: mr_darcy Mar 1, 2011 07:25 AM

            Yes, I saw them at Market/Church Safeway in SF last night.

          2. ckshen RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 28, 2011 11:15 AM

            I know you asked for them shelled, though costco has some with shell on, roasted and salted at a good price.

            1. Windy RE: Bay Gelldawg Feb 28, 2011 10:32 PM

              Alfieri Farms, the nut seller at Ferry Plaza and Civic Center markets.
              http://alfierifarms.hostasaurus.com/M...

              They have great walnut brittle and almonds too.

              (Aren't the ones at TJs in shells?)

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                gordon wing RE: Windy Mar 1, 2011 07:41 AM

                Trader Joe's has them shelled ...... they probably have some in shells as well.

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                  Zeldog RE: gordon wing Mar 4, 2011 04:38 PM

                  I don't care for TJ's shelled pistachios. They are just not as crisp as the in-shell nuts. Perhaps they shell them first and then roast?

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                  gnomatic RE: Windy Mar 4, 2011 06:34 PM

                  I think there at least two nut stands at the Civic Center market. Alfieri is one of them, but there is another one that sells in bulk. I got some really good shelled, roasted, unsalted pistachio from them.

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                  Samazama RE: Bay Gelldawg Mar 2, 2011 06:59 PM

                  22nd and Irving Market.

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