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Candied fruits for making fruitcake

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chrissy718 Nov 17, 2013 11:38 AM

Where can I find good candied peel and glacéed cherries to buy in Manhattan or Brooklyn?

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    thegforceny RE: chrissy718 Nov 17, 2013 12:25 PM

    Good selection at Buon Italia, which makes me think Eataly and other Italian shops would have as well.

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      sugartoof RE: thegforceny Nov 18, 2013 12:42 AM

      Also seen them at Dean and Deluca in past years, but not cheap.

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      pammi RE: chrissy718 Nov 18, 2013 05:08 AM

      I think you can find them in the Indian grocery called Kalustykian (sp?) on Lexington in the 20's. It's quite well known,so even tho I haven't given exact details, I know other will

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        kathryn RE: pammi Nov 18, 2013 05:42 AM

        Kalustyan's.

        123 Lexington Ave
        New York, NY 10016

        Store Hours:
        Mon - Sat 10am-8pm EST
        Sun/Holiday 11am-7pm EST

        TEL : 212-685-3451
        FAX : 212-683-8458

        sales@kalustyans.com

      2. monavano RE: chrissy718 Nov 18, 2013 03:14 PM

        If you're amenable to ordering online, I love Nuts.com. Wonderful company.

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          pbjluver RE: chrissy718 Nov 18, 2013 03:29 PM

          give ECONOMY CANDY a call
          212 254-1531

          http://www.economycandy.com

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            chrissy718 RE: chrissy718 Nov 25, 2013 04:37 PM

            Thanks, all!

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              William53 RE: chrissy718 Jan 30, 2014 05:43 AM

              Sorry, hope it's not too late...
              These are specifically meant for making fruitcake:
              http://www.histoiresucree.com/product...

              I've never seen them in Manhattan or Brooklyn though.

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