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Pink Salt/Sausage Casings in Vancouver

WinthropBasil Jan 11, 2014 11:27 AM

Hey, anybody know where to get ahold of either of these things in Vancouver or Burnaby? I know I can go to Stuffer's Supply Co. in Langley, but would rather go somewhere a little closer if possible.
thanks!

  1. el_lobo_solo Jan 11, 2014 11:39 AM

    Pink Salt / Salt Peter is available at Famous Foods on Kingsway in Vancouver

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    1. re: el_lobo_solo
      WinthropBasil Jan 11, 2014 11:56 AM

      I was in there just before xmas and they didn't have either, they had prague poweder # 5 or something like that

    2. el_lobo_solo Jan 11, 2014 12:58 PM

      Prague powder's another name: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Curing_salt

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      1. re: el_lobo_solo
        WinthropBasil Jan 11, 2014 01:58 PM

        Yes, Prague powder and curing salt are the same thing. However, Prague powder # 5 is for brining(corned beef and stuff like that) #1 and # 2 contain sodium nitrate and nitrite and are designed for dry curing. That's what I'm trying to find

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        Gaseous Clay Jan 11, 2014 05:44 PM

        Cioffi's meat market and deli, 4142 E Hastings Street, Burnaby.

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