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Cape Gooseberries in the Triangle?

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durhamois Sep 5, 2011 09:58 PM

I used to find cape gooseberries everywhere each fall, but for the past few years I haven't seen them in the stores. I was excited to find some in Harris Teeter yesterday, but when I got them home and started peeling back the husks, I saw that almost the whole container had gone moldy and spoiled. Has anyone seen them around? They are one of my favorite fruits, and I hate not being able to find them.

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Harris Teeter
, New Bern, NC 28560

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    anne7134 Sep 6, 2011 07:25 PM

    I purchased some at Harris teeter and they were great. Perhaps you were particularly unlucky. HT will refund your money.

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      pheebs Sep 7, 2011 07:57 AM

      There is a farmer at the DFM who sometimes has them: Abanitu. Though I try to buy all he has during their short season ;)

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