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Where can I find Peanut Flour?

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foxspirit Feb 21, 2014 11:49 AM

They used to sell it at TJ's and I really love it but now I can't find it anywhere local. Anybody know of a place?

  1. StriperGuy Feb 21, 2014 12:57 PM

    Do you have a food processor?

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    1. re: StriperGuy
      Luther Feb 23, 2014 05:59 AM

      A food processor will turn peanuts into peanut butter. The peanut flour that used to be sold at TJ's and now is generally available online only is defatted, so it's more like a protein and fiber supplement than just ground peanuts.

      1. re: Luther
        StriperGuy Feb 25, 2014 07:09 AM

        Actually looked this up and if you freeze the peanuts and are careful NOT to over process, you can in fact make peanut flour in a food processor.

    2. Bugsey34 Feb 21, 2014 12:58 PM

      Have you tried Christina's in Cambridge?

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        foxspirit Feb 24, 2014 10:26 AM

        I have not. I'm not often around Cambridge. Is it near the T by any chance?

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          Madrid Feb 24, 2014 10:39 AM

          It's in inman square not that far from Cambridge Hospital. It's a walk or bus ride from the Central or Harvard subway station.

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            foxspirit Feb 25, 2014 06:47 AM

            Good to know. Thanks.

      2. opinionatedchef Feb 21, 2014 06:52 PM

        CHer goodhealthgourmet writes about it in a few threads. here's one:
        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/6673...

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          foxspirit Feb 24, 2014 10:28 AM

          Yeah I've found a few places online but I was really hoping for a shop somewhere around town I could just pop by as needed.

        2. The Professor Feb 23, 2014 07:12 AM

          I buy mine in an Asian grocery store.
          I'm not in the Boston area so I can't suggest anywhere specific, but such stores may be a good place to look.

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            foxspirit Feb 24, 2014 10:24 AM

            Whoa really? Cause I got a big one near me but never thought to look there. Thanks for the tip!

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            qajohn Feb 25, 2014 07:18 AM

            Is this the same as PB2 peanut butter powder? If so, I have bought it at Target and have seen it at some health food stores also.

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              foxspirit Feb 26, 2014 08:51 AM

              Yes it is! Though PB2 is comparatively pricey.

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