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freeze dried fruit & vegetables.

cricklewood Nov 28, 2011 01:39 PM

I am wondering if anyone knows of a store not too far a field that carries freeze dried fruits and veg, I am looking for freeze dried corn specifically. Just to specify it must be freeze dried, along the lines of what just tomatoes sells see here. http://www.justtomatoes.com/jtstore/p...

Thank you

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  1. kpzoo RE: cricklewood Nov 28, 2011 01:41 PM

    Le Baron sells freeze-dried food including corn:

    http://www.lebaron.ca/pdf_files_sp11/... (PDF)

    Le Baron Outdoor Products
    8601 St-Laurent Blvd.

    1. chefjeannine RE: cricklewood Nov 28, 2011 03:22 PM

      I love the corn from Just Tomatoes! I have bought freeze dried corn here in Montreal made by Sensible Foods: http://sensiblefoods.com/buy-online
      You can find them at health food stores, I have bought them many times at Teva (Decarie near Queen Mary).

      Queen Mary Restaurant
      5504 Ch Queen-Mary, Montreal, QC H3X1V6, CA

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      1. re: chefjeannine
        cricklewood RE: chefjeannine Dec 1, 2011 12:58 PM

        Thank you for the suggestions, unfortunately Teva no longer has the corn as it did not sell well for them. I can order a case but I wanted a small quantity for some experiments before ordering stuff i might not need. Le baron's a bit faqr-out but looks like i'll have no choice, none of the health food type stores I normally hit have freeze dried fruit/veg.

        1. re: cricklewood
          kpzoo RE: cricklewood Dec 1, 2011 01:04 PM

          You could also try calling Mountain Equipment Co-op, though that may not be convenient, either. There used to be another Le Baron camping equipment place on Notre-Dame W. but I'm not sure they're still open - try calling 514 381 4231. Good luck!

          1. re: kpzoo
            westaust RE: kpzoo Dec 2, 2011 08:25 AM

            I can confirm that the store is closed

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        thefoodscientist RE: cricklewood Feb 26, 2014 09:25 AM

        I found a selection of freeze dried fruit (strawberries and I can't remember what else) at Adonis recently.

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