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Best Feta Baltimore

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Double Whammy. I just left a post about outside lunch with friends from NYC. But now I'm inspired again. I want feta cheese like they put on the salads at Ikaros. Fed up with supermarket feta. Help me find it. Thanks!

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  1. Prima Foods on Kane Street, justof North Point blvd
    http://www.primafoodsinc.com/

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    1. re: Hue

      x2 cheap, plentiful and delicious

      1. re: Dithyramb

        Agreed on Prima. My greek friends swear by it.

    2. I recommend the homemade "Barrel Feta" sold at the Greek Village Bakery, 4711 Eastern Avenue
      Baltimore, Md. 21224 (George Avgerinos, 410-675-8155).

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      1. re: DLynne

        Second. You can sample all variety of feta he has there.

      2. Dunno exactly what the flavor profile of your ideal feta is, but the Eden brand they sell at Trader Joe's is really fresh-tasting and smooth while still being salty enough. Definitely one of my favorites. It's sold in plastic packages, with green and yellow on it... I think it may be Israeli in origin?

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        1. re: HungryGrad

          Hungrygrad - It is Israeli. We like it too !

        2. Whole Foods sells an imported French feta that is both expensive and divine!

          1. Feta comes in many varieties* so you might just want to call the restaurant and find out which brand they use.

            *Sheep, cow, goat, cow & goat, All 3, Greek, Bulgarian, Israeli, French, US, etc...

            1. My favorite waiter at Ikaros recommends Prima Foods.

              1. Wegmans has a great selection of different varieties of feta including french.

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                1. re: sidesjf

                  My favorite feta will always be Valbreso. You can order it online!