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toboggan3 Mar 4, 2011 09:05 AM

Does anyone know where I can buy puntarelle in Toronto?

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    table4onthefly RE: toboggan3 Mar 4, 2011 01:10 PM

    I've been looking for a while too but to no success. I know Splendido used to import their stuff... I've had to make do with regular chicory.

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      toboggan3 RE: table4onthefly Mar 4, 2011 06:58 PM

      I know restaurants can get it, directly from the Food Terminal I believe. I'm just wondering if anyone has seen it in an Italian grocery store, or some such place. Like you, I've had no luck in finding puntarelle in the grocery isle.

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      ElizabethS RE: toboggan3 Apr 5, 2012 02:54 PM

      Bought Puntarelle today at Michael Angelos in Mississauga (Erin Mills Pkwy south of 403)....

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        EmaCos RE: toboggan3 Oct 22, 2012 06:58 AM

        Lady York at Dufferin and Lawrence just had some Ontario grown puntarelle on Saturday

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          bytepusher RE: EmaCos Oct 22, 2012 02:01 PM

          Now is the "proper" season for puntarelle in Italy, almost not to be found in Rome three weeks ago then all over the place two weeks later.

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