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Live West Coast Spotted Prawns - Super Special Price this week end!!

Charles Yu May 13, 2011 05:14 PM

Fellow foodies!
FYI, live spotted prawns are available at Foody Mart ( Warden and Steeles ) at $11.88 per pound. If sold out, try T&T up the road. A bit more expensive at $13.88 per pound but still a bargain, IMO.!

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    ctl98 May 14, 2011 08:43 PM

    Thanks for the tip! I wonder if there's any left anywhere. I had dimsum at Crown Princess this morning and the table next to me had a plate of steamed spot prawns that looked very good! I shall hunt for some tomorrow...

    Crown Princess
    1033 Bay Street, Toronto, ON M5S 3A5, CA

    1. skylineR33 May 13, 2011 05:22 PM

      Fung Tai at Bamburge Circle $11.99 per pound. Just got 1 pound there and 2 pound at T&T. I am going to have it soon.

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      1. re: skylineR33
        Charles Yu May 13, 2011 05:39 PM

        Hello skylineR33! Why only 1 lb from Fung Tai? Have they sold out?! How are you cooking them? Since they are so fresh, I like the HK ' plain boil' ( Bak Cheuk method ). Off dry Riesling to go with them?

        1. re: Charles Yu
          skylineR33 May 13, 2011 05:55 PM

          T&T's are bigger! I am cooking it with the HK 'plain boil' method now.
          I finished the Riesling you recommend me, like it a lots. I need more recommendation from you.

          1. re: skylineR33
            skylineR33 May 13, 2011 07:21 PM

            Finishing product.

            1. re: skylineR33
              Charles Yu May 14, 2011 03:37 PM

              Sold out in both places! Thats saturday morning. However, I did get some 'live Louisiana crayfish' @ $5.99 per pound!

              1. re: Charles Yu
                skylineR33 May 14, 2011 04:10 PM

                I got them on Friday morning.

                1. re: skylineR33
                  Charles Yu May 14, 2011 05:08 PM

                  Me too for round one! Went to McCowan store to avoid the parking.. Wanted round two but already sold out saturday morning! Bought also some canner size lobster for lobster bisque! ( now the wife wanted HK style lobster potato egg salad instead?! )

                  1. re: Charles Yu
                    normanwolf May 14, 2011 07:57 PM

                    Thanks Charles for the tip on these prawns. I got some at the T&T Mississauga location this afternoon. There weren't that many left. Did hot pot (Da Bean Lou) with them. Delish! =)

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