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Grocery Outlet April 2011

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gordon wing Apr 25, 2011 03:27 PM

I couldn't fine the April thread so here goes ...... a few items I found at the Pinole Grocery Outlet:
Italian Anise flavored cookies by Forelli - 99 Cents - good flavor. Not chewy inside - crispy variety. 7 oz size. Pints of Gelato Classico for $1.99 - saw a Mocha flavor and a Vanilla Bean. Organic garabanzo beans for 99 cents - make some hummus! Silk soy yoghurt - 1 Quart for $1.49. Zentis Apricot preserves - $1.49 are good. Golden Grain pastas for 79 cents a pound. Kikkoman Organic Soymilk for $1.29 ........

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    ML8000 Apr 25, 2011 03:49 PM

    In Oakland, I picked up some So Delicious coconut water mango sorbet, $1.99...excellent. The coconut water makes a difference.

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      gordon wing Apr 25, 2011 04:10 PM

      I also picked up a pint of the same So Delicious Mango sorbet but I didn't open it yet so I didn't want to say anything ....... glad to hear that it's good!

    2. AntarcticWidow Apr 26, 2011 12:07 PM

      Berkeley store, Tom's of Maine toothpaste and toothgel. Variety of flavors 5.5 oz tube, 2.69$.

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        chocolatetartguy Apr 26, 2011 12:18 PM

        Where is the Pinole GO? Is it new?

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          kc72 Apr 26, 2011 12:31 PM

          East of I-80, next to Chuck E Cheese, Michaels nr. Target.

          Original Mel's (old Krispy Kreme location) is supposed to open tomorrow

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          Original Mel's
          171 Nut Tree Pkwy, Vacaville, CA 95687

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            chocolatetartguy Apr 26, 2011 01:54 PM

            Is that at the south end of the shopping district that has Hometown Buffet at the north end? Appian Way exit?

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            1570 Fitzgerald Dr, Pinole, CA 94564

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              kc72 Apr 26, 2011 02:00 PM

              Yeah, but it's further south than the Best Buy also. When I'm going E80, I usually take the Fitzgerald Exit right before Appian Way

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          ernie in berkeley May 25, 2011 10:14 AM

          Apparently there's no May 2011 thread.

          Berkeley: about four or five varieties of Cru Beaujolais from various producers and years. I think I saw some Chenas, Julienas, Morgon, and Regnie. All under $10.

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            BigWoodenSpoon May 26, 2011 01:59 PM

            Riesling Fan Alert: Oakland
            2006 Schloss Schonborn Hattenheim Pfaffenberg Riesling Auslese (375ml): $15.99
            Another specialty German wine retailer has the same bottle listed for $59!
            Super duper Delicious!!!

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              Robert Lauriston May 28, 2011 11:52 AM

              The May 2011 topic is here:

              http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/786829

            2. iL Divo May 26, 2011 02:19 PM

              thats it, im moving up there simply so i can also relish in the fabbo finds at grocery outlets, about croaked when ours closed down ;(

              we did do the one in sonorra calif 3 weeks ago
              we always hit the one in tahoe when we have weekends there
              husband doesnt even ask he just drives there for me, smart man
              placerville calif gets my money too as well as merced calif
              love love love grocery outlets

              1. Glencora May 26, 2011 02:55 PM

                Hardy Jack .99 turkey chili is good. Berkeley store has cheap limes, too.

                1. iL Divo May 27, 2011 03:31 PM

                  I bought 3 big bottles of Cucina olive oil at Tahoe GO store.

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                  510 San Anselmo Ave, San Anselmo, CA 94960

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