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Nov 30, 2011 11:16 AM

Where to find authentic Spanish chorizo?

Need Spanish chorizo for a recent Splendid Table recipe (Roasted Cod with Chorizo Vinaigrette). Any ideas where I might get this in LA. (I live mid-Wilshire but willing to travel to get authentic ingredients.)

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  1. Found it at Surfas. (Should've checked there before posting.)

        1. For quick and easy... surfas... for more choice and cheaper, La Espanola Imports in San Pedro on weekends...


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          1. re: Dommy

            2nd that... only La Espanola is in Harbor City.


            And, while you're picking up some authentic spanish chorizo, you can also drop $1425 on a bone-in acorn fed jamon iberico!

          2. About the only thing I buy at Monsieur Marcel's is the Palacios brand, primarily for making paella. The non-spicy one is wonderfully smoky and aromatic... not necessarily the most traditional sausage for paella but it imparts a flavor that I really miss when it's not there.

            Mr Taster