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Martelli Pasta

JedZ Sep 30, 2013 06:18 AM

Does anyone know if this can be bought locally?

Thanks!

 
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    jptimbaud RE: JedZ Sep 30, 2013 06:36 AM

    have you tried Berchicci? http://berchicci.ca/

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      Glaff RE: JedZ Sep 30, 2013 08:18 AM

      Milano and Diabolissimo

      1. chefjeannine RE: JedZ Sep 30, 2013 02:16 PM

        I feel like I've seen this at Chez Vito, Fairmount corner St Urbain.

        1. JedZ RE: JedZ Nov 8, 2013 06:14 AM

          Looks like it's not sold in Montreal. I was able to find at: https://www.gustiamo.com/ in the Bronx, NY
          They ship to Montreal.

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            Glaff RE: JedZ Nov 8, 2013 07:57 AM

            Yes it is: http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/9186...

            And you will never pay them 10$ here...

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            jptimbaud RE: JedZ Nov 8, 2013 07:10 AM

            I saw some last weekend at the Bourassa in St-Jovite.

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              lagatta RE: JedZ Nov 8, 2013 07:58 AM

              Odd, I'm sure I've seen some nearby; remember the distinctive box. Perhaps at Capitol? (JTM) or else at Milano. Capitol also has a store in Duvernay, Laval.
              Marché Jean-Talon, Montréal (514) 276-1345
              80, rue de Callières Duvernay ( 450-661-6800)

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                Glaff RE: lagatta Nov 8, 2013 08:10 AM

                I don't remember seeing them at Capitol (and I was there yesterday), but Milano definitely.

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                  JedZ RE: Glaff Nov 8, 2013 08:20 AM

                  I called two weeks ago and was told they do not stock Martelli pasta. Called again today - same answer.
                  Well, I guess I better go see at Milano for myself.

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                    Glaff RE: JedZ Nov 8, 2013 08:26 AM

                    Maybe they just stopped? Did you try Diabolissimo?

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                      Glaff RE: JedZ Nov 21, 2013 12:06 PM

                      Saw them today at Milano. They were 4.95$.

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                        lagatta RE: Glaff Nov 21, 2013 01:11 PM

                        Thanks, Glaff. I knew it was either Capitol or Milano...

                        May I ask what makes them so special - as compared with other "quality", premium-price pastas?

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                          JedZ RE: lagatta Nov 21, 2013 01:28 PM

                          Glaff...Thanks - I will make the pilgrimage to Milano this weekend. Disappointed they could not give me an accurate answer when I called...twice.
                          Lagatta - Martelli just shows up on so many 'best pasta' lists. Of course, in the premium pasta category, so does Rustichella d-Abruzzo. And that's available now at my local Metro - also for around $5.50.
                          Thanks again!

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                            Glaff RE: lagatta Nov 21, 2013 01:28 PM

                            Absolutely nothing from what I tasted. I prefer Rustichella d'Abruzzo

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