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Cafe du Monde chicory coffee supplier in SF?

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xscientist Mar 18, 2013 06:24 PM

I want to make Vietnamese-style iced coffee at home and Cafe du Monde coffee is the go-to stuff for this purpose. Has anyone ever seen it on a shelf of a market in SF?

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    sugartoof Mar 19, 2013 09:51 PM

    Cost Plus - World Market do carry it, but the cheapest I've seen the coffee is at Lee's in the Tenderloin.

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      hungree Mar 19, 2013 04:49 PM

      Had the new orleans style iced coffee at blue bottle in Oakland today. They said they have a chicory supplier in the area but the line was too long for them to figure it out.

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        Bigshadetree Mar 19, 2013 09:44 AM

        When I visit New Orleans I no longer bring Cafe du Monde coffe or beignet mix back as gifts because you can get both at majority of Cost Plus stores.

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          buster Mar 18, 2013 08:18 PM

          Cost Plus Imports in Jack London has Cafe du Monde coffee. I assume the original store off Northpoint in SF carries it. Probably worth a call

          Berkeley Bowl carries the French Market brand of coffee & chicory

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            ML8000 Mar 18, 2013 07:43 PM

            Try an Asian grocery store like Super May Wah on Clement or Sunset Super, 99 Ranch or Manilla Oriental Market. Pretty standard dry good item in Asian markets.

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