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matsutake mushrooms

tingr Oct 29, 2012 05:00 PM

Where can I buy matsutake mushrooms in the East Bay and/or SF? The number 1 premium quality ones are selling at the Ferry Building in SF for $65/lb when available. I got some at Berkeley Bowl a couple weeks ago. Now they have all but disappeared. They say that the mushrooms are now being shipped to Japan for their market. Anyone knows anything about the availability of these treasures in the Bay Area?


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    rubadubgdub Dec 8, 2012 03:22 PM

    They're at BBW again, 18.50-22.50 lb

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    1. re: rubadubgdub
      wally Dec 8, 2012 06:47 PM

      monterey market , 20 I think

    2. capriana94555 Oct 30, 2012 12:25 PM

      tokyo fish market

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        Dustin_E Oct 30, 2012 10:01 AM


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          dordogne Oct 29, 2012 08:25 PM

          Monterey Market is a possibility, but call first.

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          1. re: dordogne
            wally Oct 29, 2012 08:31 PM

            They (MM) usually seem slightly cheaper than Berkeley Bowl but if one has it the other does, too.

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