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Where to buy brains?

Barbecubism Oct 11, 2013 01:49 PM

Anyone know where I can find cow or pig brains on short notice? Need them by tomorrow afternoon. I'm sure I could order them from a butcher but this only just came up. Clancey's maybe? One of the ethnic grocers?

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    jeff55432 RE: Barbecubism Oct 11, 2013 02:34 PM

    I would call Little India or perhaps Holy Land, but they most likely will only carry lamb brains.

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      Barbecubism RE: jeff55432 Oct 12, 2013 11:40 AM

      Ah, Holy Land is a good idea. I've definitely seen lamb brains there. I'm not picky about what kind I get. Pig and cow just seemed like the most likely choices.

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      JimGrinsfelder RE: Barbecubism Oct 12, 2013 06:41 AM

      Check out a Carniceria on Lake or maybe Dragon Star or Shuang Hur in St. Paul.

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        St3ve RE: Barbecubism Oct 12, 2013 07:02 AM

        Heading over to the Zombie Pub Crawl, are you?

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          Barbecubism RE: St3ve Oct 12, 2013 11:39 AM

          Nope. Halloween potluck, actually. I was trying to think of something to take that isn't a dessert.

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          Barbecubism RE: gryffindor249 Oct 12, 2013 11:42 AM

          I'm not looking to while away the hours or confer with flowers. I just want to fry them up and eat them.

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