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Where to buy sodium alginate and other rare ingredients.

Yes, Nella Cucina and Nella in MIssissauga now has 8 ingredients by Powder for Texture- maltodextrin, xanthan gum, agar, isomalt, sodium alginate, calcium chloride, ultra-tex 3 and versawhip. More ingredients will hit the shelves in January.

Nov 21, 2012
johnplacko in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Molecular Gastronomy ingredients in the GTA

You can get liquid nitrogen from Dry ice and gases- 26 Dorcester ave, Etobicoke- 416 252 7137

Dec 18, 2009
johnplacko in Ontario (inc. Toronto)

Kitchen wishlist

1. Pacojet- just bought one for home- it's awesome. I made a warm pepperoni cream for a potato soup this past weekend.
2. Turbochef
3. Induction stove top
4. Excalibur dehydrator
5. Immersion circulator

Sep 04, 2008
johnplacko in Cookware