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Grillo's Pickles truck at Park Street

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kimfair1 May 2, 2011 09:17 AM

Had my first Grillo's pickles this weekend. We grabbed a two for a buck hot pickles, and they were so good that we circled back and grabbed two packages of dill and hot pickles after seeing the Edward Gorey exhibit at the Boston Athenaeum (well worth seeing if you are so inclined).

These are some great pickles, crisp with fresh dill taste, and the hot are nice and spicy, the plastic tub came with a whole habenaro pepper! Great stuff! Check them out if you can.

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Boston Athenaeum
10 1 2 Beacon St, Boston, MA 02108

Grillo's Pickles
Park Street Tremont Street, Boston, MA 02122

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    9lives RE: kimfair1 May 2, 2011 02:13 PM

    They are also available ar Lambert's on Tremont. If yiu get a craving and the cart isn't out.

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    Tremont Cafe
    418 Tremont St, Boston, MA 02116

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      kimfair1 RE: 9lives May 2, 2011 02:24 PM

      On their website they say they are abailable at Stop and Shop Allston (I've never seen them there), and Whole Foods Brighton (again never seen them there). I'm going to have to find where they're sold, since it's not easy for me to get downtown, and I know I'm going to want more of these delicious pickles!

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        rknrll RE: kimfair1 May 2, 2011 02:43 PM

        They will be in/around produce at both stores.
        Even at Whole Foods, they have some other pickles near the prepared foods section...but Grillo's are always in produce.

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        fesenjan RE: 9lives May 3, 2011 04:45 AM

        I was at the MayFair in Cambridge on Sunday and the Grillo's cart was selling a sampler - one hot spear, one plain spear, carrots, and a slice of green tomato. This combo may be old news to non-suburbanites, but as for me I'd never had anything but the pickles. Wow.

        As for location, yeah, I always see them at any Whole Foods I'm in, in the produce section.

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          AnnieP RE: fesenjan May 3, 2011 06:38 AM

          I bought an especially good batch at the Whole Foods in Newton last Friday (Washington Street)

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        NahantNative RE: kimfair1 May 2, 2011 03:09 PM

        Back Bay Shaw's sells them too, but I enjoy getting them direct from the cart...its all part of the experience for me.

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          kimfair1 RE: kimfair1 May 3, 2011 07:31 AM

          Thanks for the replies, I'm grocery shopping at Stop and Shop tonight, I'll be on the lookout!

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            mwk RE: kimfair1 May 3, 2011 02:35 PM

            I have a container of Grillo's cucumber pickles and another of pickled carrot sticks in my refrigerator right now. Love them. I buy them at the Whole Foods in Hingham.

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              FionaJane RE: kimfair1 Jun 6, 2011 11:13 AM

              I just found Grillo's pickles at Farmland in Wakefield.

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