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Pickles, Collingswood Auction & Flea Market, Farmingdale

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jsfein Oct 10, 2011 10:49 AM

On my way back from Delicious Orchards this weekend, I took a short diversion to see if the Pickle Ladies (as my family affectionately calls them) were still in business at Collingswood Auction. If you don't mind the flea market environment, these are the best pickles around. The crunchy, bright green new pickles are addictive ... we just about finished a half-gallon container ($8) during the short ride home (next best I've had in NJ are at Harold's Deli). There is a large variety of pickles to choose from, as well as several other items. Worth a visit.

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  1. seal Oct 10, 2011 11:09 AM

    Cool! Tyvm for the update.

    You don't happen to know their fall schedule do you?

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      jsfein Oct 10, 2011 11:27 AM

      Seal, pretty sure Collingswood is a weekends only operation.

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        seal Oct 10, 2011 12:27 PM

        Sorry, yes. Just went on their website. Fri, Sat, and Sun only.

        Grrrr! Now I want pickles.

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          Tapas52 Oct 10, 2011 03:38 PM

          http://www.mcclurespickles.com/

          These are my favorite Pickles .

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            seal Oct 10, 2011 04:22 PM

            Cool! The spicy or the garlic dill?

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              MarlboroMan Oct 10, 2011 04:51 PM

              Technically, it's "Collingwood" No "S". I made that mistake myself for a long time. Last year they had expanded hours/days at Christmas time, but yes, usually only open on Friday, Saturday, Sunday.

              http://www.collingwoodfleamarket.com/

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                Tapas52 Oct 11, 2011 11:08 AM

                Spicy every time simply delicious.....i think Sickles market sells them?

                Sickles Market 1 Harrison Ave Little Silver, NJ

                http://sicklesmarket.com/

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                Sickles Market
                1 Harrison Avenue, Little Silver, NJ 07739

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        missybean Oct 10, 2011 05:48 PM

        Love, love, love those pickles. The only problem is Mr. Bean favors the new pickles, The Sprout goes for the full sours and I'm addicted to the sweet hot chips. We never leave without at least a quart of each.

        But maybe even better than the pickles is the horseradish. It makes my eyes water just thinking about it.

        Missy

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          jsfein Oct 11, 2011 06:23 AM

          Those sweet hot chips have got to be an acquired taste. Bought some last year and I couldn't get more than one down. The Mrs., however, loved them.

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