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ISO Padron Peppers

estilker Aug 17, 2012 07:42 AM

Is this even sold here? JTM?

I planted my own (but a bit too late) in June, so I'm afraid I will get no harvest (my other chili plant is doing really well with lotsa peppers.

What's a good substitute? I was thinking jalapenos with the seeds removed mixed with some poblano. But ideally I want to grill them and toss'em with salt.

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    Daiya Aug 17, 2012 08:03 AM

    I heard Birri at JTM had some Padron peppers. I like the sound of your substitute. The internet suggest shishito peppers, if you can find them.

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      sir_jiffy Aug 17, 2012 10:46 AM

      Birri had some two weeks ago. Better to ask them though, they are probably hidden somewhere out of plain sight.

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        jay_81k Aug 17, 2012 07:48 PM

        I was at the restaurant Biarritz last week and they had them on the menu. I love those peppers!

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          estilker Aug 20, 2012 01:13 PM

          Thanks! I'll try my luck at Birri.

        2. estilker Aug 27, 2012 06:58 AM

          Just letting you know that I did buy some at Birri last weekend. I love'm!

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