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Little Bags of Dried Italian Herbs in North End

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JMTorch Jul 23, 2013 04:31 PM

Hi, I need a little help from the locals. I was in the north end of Boston a few years ago and picked up some bags of dried Italian herbs. Maybe a choice of normal and of spicy ? They were little baggies of mixed herbs out of wooden divided bins, I think they were a $1 a baggie. Little mom and pop type place looked like then had been there for decades. Thanks in advance for your help.

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    phatchris Jul 23, 2013 04:42 PM

    Polcari's would be my guess.

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      galleygirl Jul 23, 2013 06:01 PM

      +1

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        hotoynoodle Jul 23, 2013 06:37 PM

        + a millionity

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        Jenny Ondioline Jul 23, 2013 07:43 PM

        Yep. There is no place in the North End this could be except Polcari's.

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          StriperGuy Jul 24, 2013 06:12 AM

          Do you think it might have been at Polcari's?

          ;-)

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            JMTorch Jul 24, 2013 08:48 AM

            It's Polcari's ! Thanks. Very nice people and easy to deal with.

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              Prav Jul 24, 2013 01:08 PM

              Little bags of dried herbs, eh?

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                Jenny Ondioline Jul 24, 2013 01:11 PM

                No, you're thinking of behind the fountain at Christopher Columbus Park. Ask for Silvio.

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