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#1 bloviatrix

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Posted 01 December 2005 - 06:48 PM

Ruth,

Over the years I've heard of Ruth Reichl sightings at Fairway. Which leads me to wonder - where are some of your favorite places to shop for ingredients and kitchen equipment in the city?

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Edited by bloviatrix, 01 December 2005 - 06:49 PM.

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#2 kgaddis

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Posted 01 December 2005 - 06:50 PM

Arthur Avenue, Eli's and Gourmet Garage.

#3 Ruth Reichl

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Posted 01 December 2005 - 07:21 PM

Arthur Avenue, Eli's and Gourmet Garage.

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meat: Florence. And Lobel's when I'm willing to take out a mortgage for my meat.
Cheese: Murray's.
Bread: Sullivan Street
Produce: Union Square
Smoked salmon and caviar: Russ and Daughters.

But, realistically, I live on the upper west side, so most of the time I shop at Fairway, Citarella and Zabar's, because they're close to home.