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Jun 5, 2014 09:33 AM

"Southern" Groceries

Heading down the I 5 freeway to Oregon and would like to find a grocery /deli that carries food products from the Old South. Eg.Dukes mayo, watermelon pickles .Maybe in an African American store?

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  1. I've been thinking about this for a while...and no, I do not think that there is a place here that does.

    FYI - Duke's website shows limited distribution across the country (nothing west of TX or north of NE), so that's not a shocker.

    It's odd that we don't have a store that carries southern specialties because there surely are several restaurants that serve soul/southern food. If you need a prepared food fix I'd recommend Po' Shines, Screen Door, Country Cat.

    1. I see Duke's mayo at Dollar Tree all of the time as if it's a standard item, but it's in the small 8 oz. bottles.

      Not too bad, I guess, when the 30 oz. jars of Best Foods regularly tops $4 when it's not on sale nowadays.