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Edokko Nov 16, 2013 08:09 AM

Does anyone know where to find jute leaves? I'm getting a craving for a plasas dish from Sierra Leone and krain krain was always my favorite.

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  1. Luther RE: Edokko Nov 16, 2013 01:00 PM

    Here's a wikipedia article with some different names for it. Maybe ask at one of the many Indian or Middle Eastern markets around?

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Corchoru...

    1. trufflehound RE: Edokko Nov 18, 2013 02:34 PM

      Jute, or Molokhia in Arabic can be found in most middle eastern markets and Garlic and Lemons serves Molokhia on Thursdays. It is usually sold dried or frozen. I have only seen it fresh grown in my backyard or at green grocers in Sydney, Aus.

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