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Friday, March 03, 2006

The Continuing Quest for KareKare


Some useful information for the karekare:
Where to source ingredients in Farmers Market:

1) M. Villegas Fresh Meat Bakang Batangas - 911-2565
This is where you can buy oxtail. If youre interested in buying beef shanks (for bulalo or osso buco), just call them up. They're up by 5:00 AM.

2) Chris Vegetable - Stall 316
They sell spices, herbs, etc : achuete, pepper, banana flowers, sesame seeds, bay leaves
The etc, in connection with karekare: ground peanuts (not peanut butter exactly but ground peanuts for karekare); powdered sticky rice. See picture above.