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Old 08-31-2007, 09:01 PM   #1
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WOW! How Awesome...But EXPENSIVE

Took these in France over the last weekend, just thought I would shar with the food lovers who don't get to see foie gras, truffles and GREAT caviar on the daily store runs.

One of each, please


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Old 08-31-2007, 09:55 PM   #2
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Old 08-31-2007, 10:34 PM   #3
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Holy cow, Tattratt, where were you in France? I saw some cool stuff, but nothing like that at the Carrefour in Antibes.
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Old 08-31-2007, 11:25 PM   #4
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Oh, crap, Tatt. Nothing like this in our Kroger. What a treasure trove!
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Old 08-31-2007, 11:44 PM   #5
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Yes sir, I'll take one of each!!!!

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Old 09-01-2007, 12:04 AM   #6
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I don't know what that was in the jar but I think I'll pass
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Old 09-02-2007, 01:38 AM   #7
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Wow! some of our Walmarts in Houston have razor blades behind locked doors and you have to get a store clerk with a key to hand the blades to you-----these delicacies would have armed guards if they were here AND people could afford them. Thanks for a look on the other side, Tattrat, and the US dollar is not doing that great against the EURO right now, either.
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Old 09-02-2007, 02:36 AM   #8
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I remember the days when we would have goose liver (which in my opinion is much better than duck) for peanuts in HU.
I've read somewhere that 3/4th of the "French" foie comes from Hu .
Not surprised, I know the quality of the two.
What bothers me though, you never see that stated on the French...

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