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Where can I purchase sea cucumber (fresh & dried)?

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lugubres Jan 9, 2013 10:42 AM

Hi

I would like to know where I can purchase sea cucumber (fresh & dried) for home cooking in Montreal? I know it's possible to purchase them (dried ones) in Chinatown. I would like to do some price comparison. Thank you in advance for your help.

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    Virgile Jan 11, 2013 12:28 PM

    I don't know if taste/texture is affected but I saw some frozen ones at the G&D supermarket in Swatow plaza yesterday.

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      lugubres Nov 8, 2013 08:44 AM

      thanks Virgile. I thought I had replied. Found a source through Chinese friends. They are dried version that you will have to soak them. Very good for you. :-) It's full of proteins.

    2. SourberryLily Nov 8, 2013 12:18 PM

      Try Marche Hawai, in Ville Saint-Laurent. They have the largest selection of asian groceries on the island.

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