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Old 01-08-2006, 10:19 AM   #11
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Ronjohn, I'm jealous!

Middie, that place looks awesome!

And GB, Sendik's history was an amazing read!

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Old 01-08-2006, 11:07 AM   #12
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My Fav is Central Market.....they have everything my heart desires!
(and all the stuff to try before you buy, is fun and delicious)

The website has some great recipes too!

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Old 01-08-2006, 12:03 PM   #13
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There is a great asian market in Seattle (pds, have you ever been? You should check it out) called uwajimaya. Every time I'm in Seattle I stop in.
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Old 01-08-2006, 12:05 PM   #14
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Originally Posted by MJ
This is my favorite place to go...

MJ, that sushi looks so good!! I wish there was a japenese take out around here!!
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Old 01-08-2006, 12:14 PM   #15
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I like to go to the International Market in Reno, NV. Too bad that it is an hour away. They have everything to make all kinds of cuisines: Thai, Chinese, Mexcian, etc. I go there throughout out the year to stock up on various noodles, rice wine, soy sauce, rice vinegar, etc.

Another favorite is Quincy Natural Foods in Quincy, CA. I only get to go there every once in awhile because it is also an hour away. But they have a great selection of organic produce, pasta, and grains, etc.

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Abundant Life Natural Foods in Portola, CA just opened up and has a very limited selection of items, but is better than nothing. My mom and I bought some veganaise there and it is wonderful on sandwiches and in tuna or chicken salad. I still don't think I could give up regular mayonaise in certain recipes, but the veganaise is surprisingly good on sandwiches, etc.


In the summer we have a local produce stand called the Sierra Valley Farms that has locally grown produce. I like to go there to get mixed greens, eggplant, zucchini, tomatoes, onions, herbs, honey, etc.

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