How to shop specialty markets

For some of us, shopping at the growing number of specialty shops may be a daunting task. In Fargo and Moorhead, there are quite a few Asian grocery stores, at least one Halal market and a new European market.

But if you don’t know what some of the items are, how are you to know what to do with them?

Alicia over at the super, fantastically awesome blog, Prairie Style File, explored that problem and offers quite a few great tips, some that I plan to put into practice.

I love seeing more and more of these places. They’re great to find exotic ingredients at unbelievably cheap prices. And the owners and workers can provide a vast wealth of knowledge. You just need to ask.


3 thoughts on “How to shop specialty markets

  1. La Unica in Moorehead offers breakfast tacos on Saturday and Sunday that are well worth the trip. The homemade pico de gallo and tortillas sold at La Unica are significantly better then anything you can find in a local grocery store.

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