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ISO Green Lamb Tripe in Toronto

...I am :) But I have since reconsidered based on the fact my mother might murder me for the smell alone.

ISO Green Lamb Tripe in Toronto

Hi, I think this would be the best place to look for the people with answers. I'm searching for raw green lamb tripe. I was told it would most likely be found in a Greek butcher shop. Does anyone know where in the GTA, I can get this product? Thanks!

ISO coffee bean shaped chocolate.

Hello,

My boss is asking me to buy some coffee bean shaped chocolate, and they're supposed to taste like coffee. They are NOT chocolate-covered coffee beans.

Anyone know where I can buy a pack in Toronto area? My boss said Bulk Barn, but I'm not sure if I've ever seen them there. Thanks!

ISO Bakel's Chestnut Puree (6-pack/wholesale)

Hi there, someone out there has to know - where can I go, or rather which company out there, carries Bakel's Chestnut Puree in a 6-pack for wholesale? Someone in this city has to know. And if you do, please -please- share with me?

Thanks!

Papagino Foods

Hi there, has anyone ever been to Papagino Foods? http://www.papaginofoods.com/

They're a wholesale and distributor for bakery supplies and the like.

I just wanted to know if they'll sell you something even if you don't own a business. Like cash and carry/walk-in and buy during business hours.

Any help would be appreciated, thanks!

matcha green tea powder

J-Town has two/three kinds of matcha powder. You can get 40g (small bag) for around $5.50 I think it was, and then 50g for twice/triple the price, which doesn't add up. I bought three bags, and I guess the great thing is that they didn't charge me tax (or maybe it's been added on to the price tag). It's pretty freaking expensive so I plan to buy some at Sogo's in Hong Kong when I'm there in a couple of weeks. That might (hopefully) be cheaper than buying it at J-Town.

Thick or thin gelatin?

I think I'll go for Silver because really, 400 pc of Titanium would cost me 418. Thanks for all your help though.

Apr 30, 2011
shockinblue in Home Cooking

Thick or thin gelatin?

For some reason Titanium is being sold at 209 HKD ($25.45 CAD) per kg whereas Silver is going for 242.30 HKD ($30 CAD). I've read an article where a sheet of either sets 250ml of water, but it takes 3 sheets of Gold to set the same amount of water. So really, is Titanium better than Silver? And no, I'm not doing competition cooking, just usual cake-making. There's lot of mousses, gelees and such I'd like to try making over the summer. :)

Apr 30, 2011
shockinblue in Home Cooking

Thick or thin gelatin?

I think I figured it out. 200PC per box is the Titanium grade and 400PC per box is the Silver grade. Which leads to the ultimate question, which grade is better?

Apr 30, 2011
shockinblue in Home Cooking

Thick or thin gelatin?

Hello,

I was just wondering if anyone out there knew the differences between thick and thin gelatin? I really love to bake and I have a small stash of gelatin sheets bought from Domino's at St. Lawrence Market. I'm heading to Hong Kong in a couple of weeks and I found a store over there that will sell Gelita's gelatin by the box (1 kg) but they come in 200pc (thick) or 400pc (thin). I'm not sure which one I should go for in terms of using it to make mousses and stuff.

I wish I knew the difference but the shop's online store only has thumbnails, which shows Gelita's silver-grade gelatin.

If anyone out there's willing to share their knowledge on gelatin thickness with me, that'd be highly appreciated. Thank you!

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St. Lawrence Market
92 Front St E, Toronto, ON M5E, CA

Apr 30, 2011
shockinblue in Home Cooking

Chako - New Korean BBQ In East Beaver Creek

Chakos is part of the Destiny's (that BBT place) chain, so it's run by Chinese people. It's not authentic, but the decor is current and favourable and the service is nice. The time limit is two hours. I've only had experience with the Midland one, and the staff are mostly Mandarin speaking so there might be a bit of language barrier, even if you speak Cantonese. Otherwise, it's a good place and I would probably go again. However, their Japanese-side menu is pretty limited to the weekends only.

Has anyone been to Quinn's?

Oh, this was mighty helpful. When I googled and zoomed, looking around the Sheraton building the only restaurant I saw was this store-front that read "Steak". And I couldn't figure out if it was this restaurant. Haha. Many thanks. :)

Has anyone been to Quinn's?

Hello,

I was wondering if anyone here has ever been to a restaurant called "Quinn's" owned by a Mr. Gavin Quinn? I only know that it's located on Richmond St., west of Bay St. Underneath the Sheraton (Centre) Hotel. But I'm not sure where it is exactly because I have never been there. And google does not have their restaurant listed.

Any helpful directoins or what their store-front looks like would be wonderful. Thank you!

Chilean Products in Toronto?

Thank you! :)

Chilean Products in Toronto?

Hi, I'm wondering if anyone knows where I can get a hold of some Chilean products. Like, sauces or ingredients used in Chilean cuisine. As long as it's a store of market within Toronto/Downtown area. That'd be great. Thanks!