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Polly- O Fresh Mozz

FYI: Just got it with an OU-D out here on the west coast. Restaurant Depot.

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  1. Where? My friend looked today and it was still kd. Not LA.

    1. I noticed that their string cheeses, even the flavored ones, also with OU D

      1. Noticed the "egg size" fresh mozzarella with an OU at Costco (Brooklyn)

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        1. re: cheesecake17

          Also seen at the Hackensack, NJ Costco.

           
          1. re: elansey

            Did you try it?

        2. I likes the idea of the jalapeno string cheese - but honestly - found it slightly rubbery tasting

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          1. re: shanirum

            It didn't taste rubbery. The texture was rubbery.

          2. Great, great news.

            1. The Van Nuys one?

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              1. re: ganeden

                Northern California...

              2. Found it at the Costco in Hackensack. Hoping someone will share the enormous container with me. So excited to make my own caprese salad!!

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                1. re: DebbyT

                  I've bought different brands before, and it's great on pizza too. Makes for an exceptionally gooey baked ziti!

                  1. re: DebbyT

                    Costco has had it forever, but the Italian buffalo mozzarella they carry is so much more to die for (and a lot more expensive, though).

                    It's the only Polly-O product I'll still touch.

                    1. re: mcf

                      It hasn't always been OU.
                      For kosher fresh mozzarella it's a great price....

                      FYI for anyone looking I saw kosher fresh buffalo mozzarella I'm pomegranate (Brooklyn)

                      1. re: cheesecake17

                        Oops, my bad wrt kosher.

                        1. re: cheesecake17

                          I saw some in Pomegranate, but it was leaking from the package and smelled awful, to the point where washing my hands didn't remove the smell.

                          1. re: PotatoPuff

                            Lemon juice gets rid of that smell. :-)

                            1. re: PotatoPuff

                              Oh no, that's awful. I didn't buy it, just saw it there.

                              Did you mention to anyone working that it was leaking?

                          2. re: mcf

                            MCF- I've been looking for kosher buffalo mozzerella - what brand is it? I don't live near a Costco, but if I know a brand I can ask my local store if they would consider carrying it.

                            1. re: PotatoPuff

                              Sorry, I missed the fact that this was the kosher board. Mea culpa. :-/

                              1. re: PotatoPuff

                                This is Polly-o
                                I have seen the larger, egg size at costco
                                Has anyone seen the smaller size? I forgot the name...
                                the large ones are excellent

                                1. re: KosherChef

                                  Greetings... I've seen several different versions of the Polly-O "fresh mozarella", all bearing O-U, at Restaurant Depot. I also bought large blocks of mozz. there-- cost $2.57/lb. The Restaurant Depot "house" brand "Supremo Italiano" (I think) has Tablet-K on some products.

                                2. re: PotatoPuff

                                  I saw some from The Cheese Guy at West Side Market. I wasn't so enthused. It was a bit gamey.

                            2. Does anybody remember the price at costco?

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                              1. re: jasonld

                                I looked at it today but did to buy it, too large for me. it was about $ 12.99 for the 3 pound bucket, maybe 12 .49.

                              2. Used to purchase the tubs of fresh mozzarella at Costco and haven't seen them recently. Any anecdotes or updates?

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                                1. re: whitewater

                                  Don't know-- I saw them at Restaurant Depot a couple of weeks ago. Maybe they just didn't sell well at Costco, so they got rotated out...