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ISO Dill heads for pickling

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stonerose Jul 19, 2012 10:29 AM

Okay - I have 20lbs of mini dills ready to pickle *today*, and I can't find dill heads anywhere. I've called Harvest Wagon and Phil's Place @ SLM... nothing today.

Anybody know where I can find them, preferably on the Danforth?

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    bytepusher Jul 19, 2012 10:54 AM

    Cookstown Greens has had dill heads at their Farmer's Market stand for the past couple weeks, today they are at East Lynn Park on Danforth

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      stonerose Jul 19, 2012 11:05 AM

      Outstanding, thank you. I was headed there in a few minutes for just that purpose, and this gives me a precise target.

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        stonerose Jul 19, 2012 04:29 PM

        Alas, no dill @ Cookstown. But the East Lynn Market is a hidden gem. I used dill seed instead; not ideal, but good enough. Next time, I'll make sure I have the dill before the cukes!

    2. lyndak Jul 19, 2012 12:02 PM

      recognizing there is no downtown locations but Highland Farms had huge bunches of mature Dill on the weekend (Dufferin Street location)

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        trane Jul 20, 2012 08:44 AM

        Came in to say this.

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          AMarshall Jul 21, 2012 06:28 PM

          I have also seen them at Highland Farms, and in my garden.

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        equalibra Jul 21, 2012 03:16 PM

        I saw some smaller ones at SLM yesterday. I usually get mine on Roncy.

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          johnbil Jul 21, 2012 09:45 PM

          Got some at the SLM north market today...

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