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Desperately seeking fresh figs

Snomad Aug 17, 2011 06:29 PM

Has anyone seen fresh figs in the area? I'd be so grateful to find some.

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    teezeetoo RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 06:31 PM

    If they are here, you'll find them at Russo's or Arax. Call and ask. I did see them at Russo's but that was two weeks ago.

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      stomachofsteel RE: teezeetoo Aug 17, 2011 07:35 PM

      Saw them at Russo's this past Sunday, but haven't been since so I can't say if they're still there.

    2. MC Slim JB RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 06:41 PM

      Syrian Grocery Importing Co. in the South End routinely has them.


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        Kunegunde RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 07:13 PM

        Market Basket has calmyrna figs on sale this week:

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          czarp RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 07:14 PM

          I've often seen figs at Formaggio. Haven't been there in a while, so I don't know if they have them now.

          1. MrsCheese RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 08:08 PM

            Verrill had them on Sunday.

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              Fly RE: Snomad Aug 17, 2011 08:41 PM

              Wilson Farm had them yesterday.

              Wilson Farm
              10 Pleasant St, Lexington, MA 02421

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                Snomad RE: Fly Aug 18, 2011 06:33 AM

                Thank you all so much for your suggestions! Russos is the big winner!

              2. Karl S RE: Snomad Aug 18, 2011 06:50 AM

                Market Basket has them in this week.

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                  treb RE: Snomad Aug 18, 2011 06:52 AM

                  Seen them at Costco and Market Basket.

                  1. Luther RE: Snomad Aug 18, 2011 10:50 AM

                    There were green figs at Arax on Saturday

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