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ISO Dark sweet cherries in heavy syrup

mystikdrey Dec 12, 2012 08:34 AM

Hi everyone!
Where in Montreal could I find the dark sweet cherries in heavy syrup that this Chow recipe calls for (http://www.chow.com/recipes/30552-bla...)?
I don't recall having seen those anywhere.. Thanks!

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    mellybean RE: mystikdrey Dec 12, 2012 10:02 AM

    I think I've seen them at Akhavan. but Loblaws should carry them somewhere. I think my Mom used to use Bing cherries in syrup for her Black Forest stuff.

    At worst Akhavan will have frozen cherries and I'm sure there's a way to make your own syrup for them. I was thinking of making the same cake and that's the route I'll probably go because I was thinking it would be nice to do half sweet and half sour cherries.

    1. chefjeannine RE: mystikdrey Dec 12, 2012 10:26 AM

      I may have also seen some at Milano's on St. Laurent, but I'm not 100% sure.

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        finefoodie55 RE: mystikdrey Dec 13, 2012 09:07 AM

        La Vielle Europe on St Laurent has them.

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