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[Loblaws] PC Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese $2.99/100g

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[Loblaws] PC Parmigiano Reggiano Cheese $2.99/100g

In Loblaws ON flyer they have wedges of PC Parmigiano Reggiano cheese on sale for $2.99/100g ($13.59 LB). Valid until Wed. March 27

Real Italian made cheese, way better than Kraft and cheaper too
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Buy this at Costco
One of their best deals daily
I think it's around $20-$22/kg there
Also I prefer the grano over the reggiano
Some locations have both
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FARMERBLANCHE wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 6:16 am
Buy this at Costco
One of their best deals daily
I think it's around $20-$22/kg there
Also I prefer the grano over the reggiano
Some locations have both
23.99$/kg aged 30 months
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Good deal OP, I don't really use that much cheese, so this amount, for this price is great.
FARMERBLANCHE wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 6:16 am
Buy this at Costco
One of their best deals daily
I think it's around $20-$22/kg there
Also I prefer the grano over the reggiano
Some locations have both
I picked up grano instead of reggiano the other day, it changed my life.
I have been missing out on that cheese all my life.
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How do you guys finish the entire kilo of cheese. Haven't figured out a way to store it. Maybe freezer?
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It will last a long time in the refrigerator (as the stilltasty link above indicates).

We always buy the 800 g chunks of Grana Padano or Parmegiano from Superstore. The price has gone up some over the past couple of years but I think they are still a little more than $20.
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TomLafinsky wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 9:44 am
If you shop at warehouses in America you can get Parmigiano Reggiano for US$5-6/lbs (US$11 - US$13/Kg). About half of what you pay here in Canada. Needless to say I always buy my cheese south of the border.
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Why even bother with such comparison?
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Good price for grocery stores, but I also buy my parm from Costco.
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vkizzle wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 9:46 am
"IF"...
Why even bother with such comparison?
It's always interesting to learn about other options. I'm sure a decent amount of users here do visit the US. I for one never considered buying this in the US before but now I actually might.
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maniac2403 wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 7:59 am
How do you guys finish the entire kilo of cheese. Haven't figured out a way to store it. Maybe freezer?
Fridge is fine. I keep it in a rubber container. Last one lasted a year and a half with no sign of expiry.

I like the one from Costco.
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TomRFD wrote:
Mar 22nd, 2019 10:12 am
It's always interesting to learn about other options. I'm sure a decent amount of users here do visit the US. I for one never considered buying this in the US before but now I actually might.
For sure and I'm only criticizing, as deals are always better in the US.
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Costco here I come. Thank you guys for the inches I am about to add to my waist. Delish..
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More info about this cheese
http://www.bbc.com/travel/story/2019012 ... rfect-food

With this quote :facepalm:
Then there’s fraud. At the headquarters of the Parmigiano-Reggiano Consortium in the city of Reggio Emilia, president Nicola Bertinelli, whose family has made Parmigiano at their farm since 1895, asked me to take a guess: out of 10 wheels of Parmigiano-Reggiano sold in the world, how many are real?

“One?” I guessed, expecting I’d be too cynical.

“Exactly. One,” he said.

After all, there’s a great deal of money in Parmigiano. When the US’s wholesale chain Costco sold wheels for $900, it made headlines – not least because it was a bargain.
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How can PC even use the name Parmigiano Reggiano? When you've had the real stuff, its like comparing a Ferrari to a Nissan

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