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Fresh (not bottled/brined) fig leaves for sale?

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rbraham Jan 1, 2014 10:27 PM

Can't find any. Am feeling creative.

Any ideas?

Rob

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  1. Ttrockwood RE: rbraham Jan 2, 2014 01:17 PM

    Did you try kalustyan's?
    Or sahadi's might- their site just calls them dried vine leaves, so not sure if they're fig vs grape leaves....
    https://www.sahadifinefoods.com/home/

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      bob96 RE: rbraham Jan 2, 2014 04:58 PM

      You'll have to grow your own or find an old Italian who does. The season's over in any event.

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        Bkeats RE: rbraham Jan 2, 2014 05:51 PM

        Fresh fig leaves in January? Probably not.

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          rbraham RE: rbraham Jan 3, 2014 07:51 AM

          Thanks for the replies.

          Kalustyan's was the first place I tried. Grape leaves, fig leaves, I'm easy. Maybe Astoria. Gotta hit the Net, also, I guess.

          Rob

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            Bkeats RE: rbraham Jan 3, 2014 08:40 AM

            I grow grapes. My plants won't begin budding until April so I don't get leaves large enough to use for stuffing until late May so I think you will probably have to go with bottled leaves until that time.

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