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Marzipan pigs?

katzimmer Dec 30, 2013 08:21 PM

Where can I find marzipan pigs for New Year's? I thought about going to Buon Italia in Chelsea Market since I remember they have a fair amount of marzipan candy, but since the pigs are a German tradition as far as I know, I'm wondering if there might be a better place to look. Any suggestions?

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    roux42 Dec 30, 2013 09:24 PM

    Economy Candy (LES) used to have them and I have seen them at Sahadi's in Brooklyn. I would call first before trekking to either one of these places.

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      rbraham Jan 1, 2014 10:32 PM

      Yeah, I was going to say that Italian specialty shop also.

      They're nice people. If you're in the area, stop by and tell them you love them (the marzipan) and ask the name of who makes it, and give _them_ a call.

      Couldn't hurt, and you might learn a lot about marzipan, which also couldn't hurt, I don't think.


      1. pups224 Jan 4, 2014 01:55 PM

        Elk candy has a website where you an order them.

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