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Where can I find piquillo peppers in San Francisco?

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sparky403 Apr 24, 2012 11:31 AM

Any market's in the mission etc where they won't cost me 15.00 for a bottle?

Thanks

  1. Robert Lauriston Apr 24, 2012 01:10 PM

    You might look for the Peruvian version, they're somewhat cheaper than Spanish.

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      sparky403 Apr 24, 2012 02:07 PM

      willl do - where might I find those? what are they called?

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        Robert Lauriston Apr 24, 2012 02:09 PM

        Also called piquillo peppers. Topic on Peruvian groceries in SF:

        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/578377

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          sparky403 Apr 24, 2012 03:10 PM

          Thanks I will check it out - very much appriciated

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      hyperbowler Apr 24, 2012 04:46 PM

      Does trader joe's still carry them? It's worth your while to give them a call--- they're 2 or 3 bucks a bottle when they're in

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        Robert Lauriston Apr 24, 2012 04:46 PM

        Discontinued, unfortunately.

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        Kristine Apr 25, 2012 03:25 PM

        Lucca Ravioli on Valencia has them, Italibrand I belive. They are about $4.50 a jar.

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          trespinero Apr 25, 2012 10:21 PM

          Rainbow has them too I just bought them, ital brand, for some ropa veija which usually calls for pimentos.

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